in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 905 words.
Plumbe, John ( July 1809– July 1857), railroad advocate and photographer, was born in Wales. Little is known about his early life. His family immigrated to the United States in 1821. After...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online May 2010 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Photography and Photographs; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Geology and the Lithosphere. 1352 words.
St Joseph, (John) Kenneth Sinclair (1912–1994), geologist, archaeologist, and aerial photographer, was born on 13 November 1912 at Rose Cottage, Cookley, Worcestershire, the only surviving...