Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914

Photographer, elocutionist. Born at Leicester, Leicestershire, England probably some time between 1833 and 1835. He joined his brother Walter John Burton (d 1880) and the firm became known as the Burton Brothers. See DNZB (Vol 2, 1870-1900, p67-68). Went to Fiji to take photographs in 1884.

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Date: 1984 From: Burton Brothers album 13 :The Camera in the Coral Islands By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA1-o-089-20 Description: Burton Brothers no 2600 Another print of this image is at PA1-f-178-38-1 Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1884 From: Burton Brothers album 13 :The Camera in the Coral Islands By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA1-o-089-16 Description: Fijian with his back to the camera standing beside a small railway line which runs through tropical vegetation Burton Brothers number 2591 Another print of...
Date: 1970 - 1976 Ref: Eph-D-PHOTO-EXHIBITION-1970/1976 Description: Includes: 1970: Nineteenth century New Zealand photographs. Sponsored by the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited, Kodak New Zealand Limited and ...
Date: 1982 Ref: Eph-D-PHOTO-EXHIBITION-1982 Description: Includes: "The camera and Dr Barnardo"; photographs from the archives of Dr Barnardo, London. City Art Gallery, until 24 Feb [1982] (2 copies) "Image in focu...
Date: 1884 By: Andrew, Thomas, 1855-1939; Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-01-09 Description: Source of title - Title supplied by Library Quantity: 2 b&w original photographic print(s) mounted on one card. Provenance: No donor or provenance informat...
Date: 1884 From: Parliamentary Library: Photograph albums By: Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA1-f-315 Description: Photographs of Samoa, Fiji, and Tonga taken by Alfred Burton on a cruise of these islands on the Ship "Wairarapa" in 1884. It appears that this album was c...
Date: 1885 From: New Zealand Department of Justice, Commissioner of Patents :Collection of Burton Brothers prints By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-11 Description: Group of men and women sitting in front of the meeting hose at Te Eke. Three of the men are smoking pipes. The woman in the front (on the right) is Orini, su...
Date: 1885 From: Burton Bros By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-01 Description: Men and children at the village of Koroniti. They are all looking at the photographer who is standing on the other side of the wooden fence enclosing the wha...
Date: 1885 From: New Zealand Department of Justice, Commissioner of Patents :Collection of Burton Brothers prints By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-02 Description: Men and children at the village of Koroniti. They are all looking at the photographer who is standing on the other side of the wooden fence enclosing the wh...
Date: 1885 From: New Zealand Department of Justice, Commissioner of Patents :Collection of Burton Brothers prints By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-37-01 Description: Young Maori women with moko seated on ground inside a whare. She has a piupiu over her shoulders covering her blouse and skirt. Photographed by Alfred Burto...
Date: 1885 From: New Zealand Department of Justice, Commissioner of Patents :Collection of Burton Brothers prints By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-33 Description: Two men photographed in front of a whare by Alfred Burton in Jun 1885. One man is seated and wrapped in a blanket; the other is standing with a blanket aroun...
Date: 1880 From: [Moreton, Samuel Horatio] 1845?-1921 :[Mitre Peak ca 1880; and, Mount Phillip, taken from beach at Pembroke. ca 1880]. By: Moreton, Samuel Horatio, 1845?-1921; Wildey family Ref: A-231-009 Description: Shows the Burton Brothers' yacht in Milford Sound, with Mitre Peak. On verso is "Mount Phillip, taken from beach at Pembroke". Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Phy...
Date: 1885 From: Burton Bros By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-18 Description: Photograph taken by Alfred Burton on 18 May 1885 Duplicate of PA7-36-17 Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - 3566 Kakahi Fall nea...
Date: 1885 From: New Zealand Department of Justice, Commissioner of Patents :Collection of Burton Brothers prints By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-17 Description: Photograph taken by Alfred Burton on 18 May 1885. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - 3566. Kakahi Fall near Tawhata - Whanganui ...
Date: 1885 From: New Zealand Department of Justice, Commissioner of Patents :Collection of Burton Brothers prints By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-12 Description: Edward Payton sketching on the banks of the Wanganui River near Utapu. He is seated on the ground near punga, flax bushes, and a cabbage tree. Photograph tak...
Date: 1885 From: Burton Bros By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-13 Description: View of the river. There is a man seated on the river bank in the right foreground. Duplicate at PA7-36-14 Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative -...
Date: 1885 From: New Zealand Department of Justice, Commissioner of Patents :Collection of Burton Brothers prints By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-14 Description: View of the river. There is a man seated on the riverbank in the right foreground. Duplicate of PA7-36-13 Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - ...
Date: 1885 From: Burton Bros By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA7-36-08 Description: Distant view of Jerusalem and the Wanganui River, taken from a hilltop over looking the village in May 1885 by Alfred Burton Inscriptions: Photographer's ti...
Date: 1884 From: Burton Brothers album 13 :The Camera in the Coral Islands By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA1-o-089-01 Description: Burton Brothers number 2585 Another (and better) print of this image is at PA1-f-178-31-2 Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1884 From: Burton Brothers album 13 :The Camera in the Coral Islands By: Burton, Alfred Henry, 1834?-1914 Ref: PA1-o-089-06 Description: Woman in village. The ends of several houses can also be seen Burton Brothers no 2530 Another print of this image is at PA1-f-178-30-1 Quantity: 1 b&w or...