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Crawford, Ralston

Paul Betz.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1381 words.

Crawford, Ralston (25 September 1906–27 April 1978), painter and photographer, was born George Ralston Crawford in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, the son of George Burson Crawford, a...

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Delamotte, Philip Henry (1821–1889), photographer and illustrator

A. J. Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 653 words.

Delamotte, Philip Henry (1821–1889), photographer and illustrator, was born in Sandhurst, Surrey, on 21 April 1821, the fifth son in the family of five sons and four daughters of William...

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Emmons, Chansonetta Stanley

Marius B. Péladeau.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1259 words.

Emmons, Chansonetta Stanley (30 December 1858–18 March 1937), photographer and painter, was born at Kingfield, Maine, the daughter of Liberty Solomon Stanley and Apphia K. French, farmers....

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Hill, David Octavius (1802–1870), painter and photographer

Larry J. Schaaf.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 3153 words.

Hill, David Octavius (1802–1870), painter and photographer, was born on 20 May 1802 in Perth, Scotland, the eighth child (hence Octavius) of Thomas Hill, bookseller, and Emelia or Emily...

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Jackson, William Henry

Kathleen Butler.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1137 words.

Jackson, William Henry (04 April 1843–30 June 1942), photographer and painter, was born in Keeseville, New York, the son of George Hallock Jackson, a blacksmith and carriage builder, and...

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Jones, Calvert Richard (1802–1877), marine painter, traveller, and photographer

Larry J. Schaaf.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; World History; Travel and Holiday. 896 words.

Jones, Calvert Richard (1802–1877), marine painter, traveller, and photographer, was born on 4 December 1802 at ‘Veranda’, near Swansea, the eldest of the five children of Calvert Jones (d....

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Macpherson, Robert (1814–1872), photographer and painter

Ray McKenzie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 762 words.

Macpherson, Robert (1814–1872), photographer and painter, was born in Forfarshire, Scotland, probably on 27 February 1814, and spent most of his professional life in Rome. Little is known...

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Man Ray

Martin R. Kalfatovic.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 2207 words.

Man Ray (27 August 1890–18 November 1976), artist and photographer, was born Emmanuel Radnitsky in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Melach Radnitsky (later Max Ray), a tailor, and...

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Moholy-Nagy, László

Belena S. Chapp.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Art Education; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1733 words.

Moholy-Nagy, László (20 July 1895–24 November 1946), artist, was born László Weisz in Bácsborsod, a small village in southern Hungary, the son of Lipót Weisz, who was probably a wheat...

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Newton, Sir William John (1785–1869), miniature painter and photographer

V. Remington.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 881 words.

Newton, Sir William John (1785–1869), miniature painter and photographer, born in Thornhaugh Street, Bedford Square, London, was the son of James Newton (1748–1804), engraver, and his wife,...

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