American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.)

American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.)

Operating in Dunedin. Two branches in 1884, at George Street and Princes Street, managed by John Wills. Hugh Mark Morris worked at the George Street gallery as a photographic printer (Otago Witness, 12 April 1884, p12). Exhibited at the Dunedin Exhibition 1889/90 - see Otago Witness, 16 January 1890, p20, 20 February 1890, p19. "Auckland Through a Victorian Lens", p16, says successively managed by J G Wills and W R Frost. According to the Otago Witness, 16 January 1890, p20, Wills managed the company " which has been established for about 8 years in this city". In 1896 the company donated a prize in the Otago Cycling Club's billiard tournament (Otago Witness, 18 June 1896, p37).

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Date: 1977 Ref: Eph-C-PHOTO-EXHIBITION-1977-1 Description: Includes: Historical Show: [Includes photographs by] J N Crombie, Swan and Wrigglesworth, H Webster, Kinsey, Tyree, Foy Bros, William England, Herbert Deveri...
American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.): Portrait of unidentified chinese child
Date: 1870s By: American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PA2-2390 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
American Photographic Company fl 1870s :Portrait of unidentified group
Date: 1870 - 1880 By: American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PA2-2389 Description: Shows a child on a donkey with two men and a woman standing beside him Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1 Mar 1902 By: Muir & Moodie (Firm) Ref: PA7-49-31 Description: View looking south along Princes Street from the interesection with Dowling Street. On the left is the four story AMP building. The premises of Fraser & Powe...
By: American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-3872
Date: ca 1880s-ca 1890s From: Starke, June, 1923-2006: Photographs By: American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.); De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925; George & Walton (Firm); Mahan & Company; Clifford & Morris (Firm); Clifford & Company; Dougall, William, 1845-1924; Morris, John Richard, 1854-1919; Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Martin, Charles, 1842?-1905; George Eden & Company; Ferrier, William, 1855-1922; Hemus, Charles, 1849-1925 Ref: PA1-o-1199 Description: Album containing portraits of the Meek family, taken ca 1880s-1890s. Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s). Physical Description: Brown leather bound album 23.8 x ...
Date: [ca 1890s] By: Frost, William Row, 1845?-1911; Exchange Court Studio; Wrigglesworth and Binns (Firm); Sorrell, William Edward, active 1890s-1900s; American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-8085 Description: Studio portraits of unidentified people, taken ca 1890s by various photographers of Dunedin, Christchurch and Feilding, including H J Gill of Dunedin, J E Le...
Date: [ca 1890s-1900s] By: Wrigglesworth and Binns (Firm); Lafayette (Auckland, N.Z.); Dunlop, John, -1925; Golder, William Wilford, active 1890s; Hemus & Hanna (Firm); Manning, Charles Henry, 1848-1895; Clifford & Company; American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-8086 Description: Cabinet card portrait photographs of unidentified people, taken ca 1890s-1900s by various photographers, including American Photographic Company of Dunedin, ...
Date: [ca 1890-1910] By: American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.); Berry and Company; Feaver, John, -1938; Kinsey, William Henry Scott, 1860-1931; McElwain, James, active 1890-1900s; New Zealand Photographic Company (Wellington, N.Z.); Stonebridge Company; Wickens & Company; Wilton, Denman, -1931 Ref: PAColl-10181 Description: Cabinet card studio photographs of unidentified men, women, and two children, taken between circa 1890s to circa 1910s, mainly by a range of identified photo...
Date: [Circa 1870s-1880s] By: American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.); London Portrait Rooms (Dunedin, N.Z.); Frost, William Row, 1845?-1911; Ferrier & Rock (Firm); Henwood, Charles, active 1880s; De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925; Randall, Richard, active 1880s Ref: PA1-q-114 Description: Photograph album containing carte de visite and cabinet card portraits of unidentified people. Includes photographers working in New Zealand (Dunedin, Oamaru...
Date: [ca 1879-1886] By: Hart, Campbell & Company; George & Walton (Firm); Edmund Wheeler & Son (Firm); American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.); Nicholas, Richard John, active 1868-1881; Smith, Frederick, active 1870-1878 Ref: PAColl-8084 Description: Cartes de visite portraits of unidentified individuals, taken ca 1879-1885 by various South Island photographers including Hart, Campbell & Co of Dunedin and...
Date: ca 1860s-1870s From: Cumming, Mary Lucille :Album of photographs compiled by Walter Clifford, 1860s By: American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-7661-1 Description: Photographs, probably collected by Walter J Clifford, 1860s-1880s, including a portrait of an unknown young woman, photograph of a house with a woman, man an...
Date: [1860-1900] From: Packer, Robbie: Cartes de visite By: Allen, Joseph Weaver, 1821-1886; American Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.); Bashford, James, active 1870-1873; Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Caledonian Portrait Gallery; Cambridge and Cooper (Firm); H Chatteris Art Photographic Studio; Cherrill, Nelson King, 1845-1916; Christchurch Fancy Bazaar; Clifford, Robert, active 1865-1885; Clifford & Morris (Firm); Coxhead Brothers (Firm); Coxhead, Frank Arnold, 1851-1908; Coxhead, Harry, 1846-1885; Coxhead & Le Sueur (Firm); De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925; De Maus, James, 1836-1871; Dutch & Bull (Firm); E Dossetter and Company; Dougall, William, 1845-1924; Easter & Wallis (Firm); Edinburgh Photo Company; Exchange Court Studio; Frederic, Robert Charles Edward, 1863-1945; Frost, William Row, 1845?-1911; Gaul, John, -1876; George & Walton (Firm); George Eden & Company; Gill, H J, active 1912; Girvan and Gill (Firm); Grand & Dunlop (Firm); Hagen, Carl, active 1878-1895; Hart, Campbell & Company; Jones, Francis Lawrence, -1898; Lawrence, Samuel Charles Louis, active 1833-1891; Leves, Nathaniel, active 1884-1885; London Portrait Rooms (Dunedin, N.Z.); McGregor, John, -1894; Manning, Charles Henry, 1848-1895; Martin & Lawson (Firm); Martin, Charles, 1842?-1905; May and Company (Firm); Meers, Robert Walter, active 1880s; Morris, John Richard, 1854-1919; Mundy, Daniel Louis, 1826-1881; National Portrait Gallery (Dunedin, N.Z.); New Zealand Photographic Company (Dunedin, N.Z.); Nicholas & Dougall (Firm); Nicholas Brothers (Firm); Nicholas, Richard John, active 1868-1881; Nicholas, James Martyn, 1833-1916; Rutherford & Company; Sherlock, William, 1846-1910; Schourup, Peter, 1837-1887; Spiller, John, active 1870s-1915; Standish & Preece (Firm); Tyree, William, 1855-1924; Vandyck Studio (Dunedin, N.Z.); Victorian Portrait Rooms; Walker, Charles F, active 1872-1876; Edmund Wheeler & Son (Firm) Ref: PA1-q-1288 Description: Ring binder album containing cartes de visite studio portraits of women, men, children and groups, organised by location and photographer, circa 1860 to 1900...