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

Cooper, Frank, 1845-1914, Photographer
Media Type:
Item Type:
A black and white portrait of Mrs. J. W. Vanwormer.
Mrs. Vanwormer (maiden name Mary Ann Park) died July 21, 1874 at age 66. This undated portrait was probably taken ca. 1868-1874 (the year that Frank Cooper started his business and the year of Mrs. Vanwormer's death)

Mrs. Vanwormer and her husband lived at 189 William Street, the location shown on the map.

The ornate photographer's imprint appears on the card beneath the photograph.
There is a handwritten inscription on the back of the card.
Front - Frank Cooper, Photographer, London
Reverse - Mrs. Vanwormer wife of J W Vanwormer Sister of Saml. Wm. & John Park. Aunt by marriage of E R Cameron Barrister Settled in London about the ye 1831. Was drowned while crossing the river at the S end of Ridout St. in a buggy having fallen into a washout at one of the piers. (inscription dated Nov 20/91)
Date of Original:
ca. 1868-1874
Width: 10.7 cm
Height: 16.5 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 8cm
Image Height: 10.1cm
Local identifier:
Frank Cooper Photograph
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.9814264847569 Longitude: -81.2310165166855
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 E32
London Public Library
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

251 Dundas Street

London, ON N6A 6H9

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Portrait of Mrs. J. W. Vanwormer, London, Ontario

A black and white portrait of Mrs. J. W. Vanwormer.