London Public Library Image Gallery
Portrait of Mr. J. W. Vanwormer, London, Ontario


Description
Creator:
Cooper, Frank, 1845-1914, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A formal portrait of Mr. J. W. Vanwormer.
Notes:
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.
Inscriptions:
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
Dimensions:
Width: 10.7 cm
Height: 16.5 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 8.8cm
Image Height: 12cm
Local identifier:
32104033412968
Collection:
Frank Cooper Photograph
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.9814395683931 Longitude: -81.231049800911
Creative Commons licence:
by [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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Portrait of Mr. J. W. Vanwormer, London, Ontario


A formal portrait of Mr. J. W. Vanwormer.