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ID: 500033342
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500033342

 

Record Type: Corporate Body
Kilburn Brothers (American and Canadian photography studio and publisher, 1865-1909)

Note: Kilburn Brothers was a partnership between Benjamin West Kilburn and his brother Edward. When Edward retired in 1877, Benjamin West ran the business until his death in 1909. Benjamin West Kilburn was the photographer for the partnership and he began by taking views of the White Mountains in New Hampshire and then all over the world. He made every negative for the company until 1876. In 1867, Kilburn Brothers published a small series of about 30 views of Montréal and Québec City, Québec, Canada.

Names:
Kilburn Brothers (preferred,V,display)
Kilburn Bros. (V)
Kilburn, Benjamin West, and Edward (V)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)
Canadian
Québecois

Roles:
photography studio (preferred)
publisher

Gender: not applicable

Start and End Places:
Start:  Littleton (Grafton county, New Hampshire, United States) (inhabited place)

Events:
location:   1865-1909  Littleton (Grafton county, New Hampshire, United States) (inhabited place)
active:   1865-1909  Littleton (Grafton county, New Hampshire, United States) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
partner was (firm to person) ....  Kilburn, Benjamin West  from 1865 to 1909
................................................  (American photographer, 1827-1909) [500037161]
partner was (firm to person) ....  Kilburn, Edward  from 1865 to 1877
................................................  (American photographer, 1830-1884) [500119163]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Corporate Bodies
 ........  Kilburn Brothers (I)

Biographies:
(American and Canadian photography studio and publisher, 1865-1909) ..... [VP Preferred]
(American photographic studio and publisher, established Littleton (New Hampshire, United States), 1865; dissolved 1909; active United States, 1865-1909, and Montréal (Québec, Canada) and Québec (City) (Québec, Canada), 1867) ..... [CCA]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Kilburn, Benjamin West, and Edward ........ [CCA]
..................................................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Kilburn Bros. ........ [CCA]
............................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Kilburn Brothers ........ [CCA Preferred, VP Preferred]
..................................  Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)

Subject: ........ [CCA, Gallery Systems, VP]
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  Darrah, The World of Stereographs (1977)
....................  Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n93054440
....................  Johnson, Nineteenth-Century Photography (1990) 354
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n93054440
....................  Sandweiss, Nineteenth-Century Photography in America (1991) 213
 
Note:
English .......... [CCA, VP]
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