Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963

Denton, F J, 1869-1963

Born 24 Aug 1869 in Wellington. Took up photography in 1895 and purchased the photographic studio of Alfred Martin in Wanganui, in October 1899. The studio had previously belonged to Denton's uncle William J Harding. Third son of George and Eliza Annie Denton. Married twice; firstly to Laura Close in 1900, secondly to Ethel Mary. Father of Edith Mary (Mrs William Richard Powell, b 1901), Dulcie Harding (Mrs Archie Leighton Dixon, b 1903), Marjorie Close (Mrs John Daniel Rhys Davies, b 1903), and Harold Morley (1913-2002).

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Date: 1926-1951 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Collins, L, active 1940; Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963; Kent, Thelma Rene, 1899-1946; Raine, William Hall, 1892-1955; Roberts, Jack Debnam Stewart, 1891-1980; Stewart and White Ltd Ref: PAColl-0785-1-144 Description: Photographs taken for publication in NZ Free Lance between 1926 and 1950. Includes: Aerial and other photographs of towns in Otago, West Coast and Marlboroug...
Date: 1977 - 1978 Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1978-2 Description: Includes calendars: BP New Zealand Limited. (6 reproductions of sailing ships by various artists from 1879-1927). W J Harding [and] F J Denton; Photographs,...
Date: 1977 - 1978 Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1978-3 Description: Calendars include - The Owens Group Limited. (Contains six colour reproductions from `A History of the Birds of New Zealand' by Walter Buller, 1888. W J Har...
Date: [Circa 1890s?] From: Starke, June, 1923-2006: Photographs By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PA1-o-477 Description: Seven pages of photographs of New Zealand; pages 8-44 are empty Identification of places is in pencil beneath the images, and include "Mr Neal's whare", and ...
Paddle steamer Manuwai loaded with passengers, berthed on the Whanganui River
Date: 1899-1922 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-013117-G Description: Paddle steamer Manuwai loaded with passengers, berthed on the Whanganui River. Some of the passengers are boarding from the shore, while others are leaving...
Date: 28 March 1916 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-017541-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1907 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021184-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1916 From: Davies, Dorothy :Box of photographs relating to the work of Dorothy Davies; two albums By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PAColl-4329 Description: Class photograph of what is probably Wanganui Girls College taken in 1916. Some of the teachers are standing at the sides of the group which are seated and ...
Date: 1907 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021173-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1905-1913 By: Harrison, Charles Fancourt, -1964; Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PA1-o-217 Description: Includes photographs of Wanganui Collegiate School, with group portraits of sports teams, cadets, prefects, and one photograph of five school-masters. In mos...
By: Alexander Turnbull Library Endowment Trust; Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: G-071 Description: Extended Title - A woman's work ; New Zealand women at work 1890s to 1918. Photographic Print series 5. Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s). Physical...
Date: ca1920 By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963; Baker, Gerald S, active 2001 Ref: PAColl-6691 Description: Photograph of Wanganui Collegiate School buildings, taken ca 1920 by F J Denton of Wanganui. Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Descr...
Date: 1909 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-020814-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1905-198- By: Turakina Māori Girls' College; Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963; Illingworth Toska Studios; Tesla Studios Ref: PAColl-2130 Description: Arrangement: Negatives at 35mm-18755 to 35mm-18793 Quantity: 62 b&w original negative(s). 14 colour original negative(s). 16 b&w original photographic print...
Date: 1918 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021193-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1909 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021058-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Trams in Victoria Avenue, Wanganui
Date: [ca 1911] From: Calvert, L (Mr), fl 1963 :Postcards By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PAColl-5749-2 Description: Trams in Victoria Avenue, Wanganui, between 1912 and 1924. Photograph taken by Frank J. Denton. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom rig...
Date: 1921 From: Sullivan, John Paul, 1948- :Photographs By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PA7-09-11 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: Photographic print
Date: 1922 From: Sullivan, John Paul, 1948- :Photographs By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PA7-09-09 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: Photographic print
Frank J Denton :Devil's Bridge, Karori, Wellington
Date: 1895 From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 4 By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PAColl-5744-01 Description: Devil's Bridge, Karori, Wellington, in 1895. Photograph taken by Frank J Denton. Signed by F J Denton Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - F J Denton 1895...