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ID: 500036978
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500036978

 

Record Type: Person
Barker, George (American and Canadian photographer, 1844-1894)

Note: Died 27 November 1894. In 1862, Barker moved to Niagara Falls, New York, and opened a photographic studio.In 1879, Barker provided photographs of the Niagara region for a state survey on industrial and commercial development along the Niagara River. In 1886, Barker began photographing in Georgia, Virginia, and Saint Augustine, Florida, for the tourist trade.

Names:
Barker, George (preferred,V,index)
George Barker (V,display)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)
Canadian

Roles:
photographer (preferred)

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  London (Ontario, Canada) (inhabited place)
Died:  Niagara Falls (Niagara county, New York state, United States) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   1862 - 1895  Niagara Falls (Niagara county, New York state, United States) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Barker, George (I)

Biographies:
(American and Canadian photographer, 1844-1894) ..... [CCA Preferred]
(American, d. 1894, active Niagara Falls (also Notman & Barker)) ..... [JPGM]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Barker, George ........ [CCA Preferred, JPGM Preferred]
..............................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
..............................  Johnson, Nineteenth-Century Photography (1990)
George Barker ........ [CCA]
............................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database

Subject: ........ [CCA, Gallery Systems, JPGM]
....................  Auer Index: Photographers Encyclopedia International. Hermance, Switzerland: Éditions Camera Obscura, 1992.
....................  Bannon, Taking of Niagara (1982) 18-19
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: nr2002040012
....................  Johnson, Nineteenth-Century Photography (1990)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: nr2002040012
....................  Sandweiss, Nineteenth-Century Photography in America (1991) 225-232, 318
 
Note:
English .......... [CCA]
.......... Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)
.......... Johnson, Nineteenth-Century Photography (1990)
.......... Sandweiss, Nineteenth-Century Photography in America (1991) 225-232, 318
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