Portrait of Mr. J. W. Vanwormer, London, Ontario
- Cooper, Frank, 1845-1914, Photographer
- Media Type:
- Item Type:
- A formal portrait of Mr. J. W. Vanwormer.
- John Wesley Vanwormer, born June 10, 1805, died April 24, 1884. This undated portrait was taken in his later years at Frank Cooper's photography studio, possibly ca. 1875-1884.
He lived at 189 William Street, the location shown on the map.
The ornate photographer's imprint appears on the front of the card and there is a handwritten inscription on the back.
- Front - Frank Cooper, Photographer, London
Reverse - J W Vanwormer an American a Turner by Trade, a Methodist in religion settled in London about the year 1834. Married Miss Park a daughter of the first gaoler of the Co of Middlesex and a sister of Saml. John & Wm. Park the two first named afterwards being Co. Gaolers. All those named being now dead. Mr. E R Cameron Barrister here now is a grandson of John Park. (inscription dated Nov 20/91)
- Date of Original:
- ca. 1875-1884
Width: 10.7 cm
Height: 16.5 cm
- Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 8.8cm
Image Height: 12cm
- Local identifier:
- Frank Cooper Photograph
- Language of Item:
- Geographic Coverage:
- Creative Commons licence:
- [more details]
- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
- Recommended Citation:
- Ivey Family London Room, London Public Library, London, Ontario, Canada
- Reproduction Notes:
- London Room Photograph Archives - PG F107a
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