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ID: 500005101
 
Record Type: Person
Savage, Charles Roscoe (American photographer, 1832-1909)

Note: Born 16 August 1832; died 3 February 1909. Savage came to America in 1857 and began to photograph in Florence, Nebraska in 1859. Savage settled in Salt Lake City, Utah and set up a studio in 1861. In 1866, Savage photographed his 9000 mile tour of North America. Savage travelled extensively along the transcontinental railroad photographing its construction. He photographed the completion of the railroad at Promontory Point, Utah in 1869. Savage also produced scenic views of the West in cartes-de-visites form. In the 1880s, Savage formed a partnership with a Denver, Colorado publisher Frank S. Thayer, to produce a series of guidebooks to Utah.

Names:
Savage, Charles Roscoe (preferred,V,index)
Charles Roscoe Savage (V,display)
Savage, Chas. R. (V)
Savage, C. R. (U,LC)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)
British (modern)
English

Roles:
artist (preferred)
photographer

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Southampton (Southampton, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)
Died:  Salt Lake City (Salt Lake county, Utah, United States) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   from 1859  United States (North and Central America) (nation)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Savage, Charles Roscoe (I)

Biographies:
(American photographer, 1832-1909) ..... [VP Preferred]
(artist, 1832-1909) ..... [GRL]
(American (b. England, UK), 1832-1909) ..... [JPGM]
(American and English photographer; born Southampton (Hampshire, England, United Kingdom), 1832; died Salt Lake City (Utah, United States), 1909) ..... [CCA]

Sources and Contributors:
Charles Roscoe Savage ........ [CCA, VP]
...........................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Savage, Charles Roscoe ........ [CCA Preferred, GRL, JPGM Preferred]
.............................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 84131226
.............................................  Sandweiss, Nineteenth-Century Photography in America (1991) 205-206
Savage, Chas. R. ........ [CCA]
.................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Savage, C. R. ........ [GRL Preferred]
...........................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 84131226

Subject: ........ [CCA, GRL, JPGM, VP]
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  Darrah, Cartes-de-visite in Nineteenth Century Photography (1981) 98
....................  Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
....................  Sandweiss, Nineteenth-Century Photography in America (1991) 205-206
....................  Taft, Photography and the American Scene (1938) 272-273
 
Note:
English .......... [CCA]
.......... Darrah, Cartes-de-visite in Nineteenth Century Photography (1981) 98
.......... Sandweiss, Nineteenth-Century Photography in America (1991) 305
.......... Taft, Photography and the American Scene (1938) 272
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