William Gibson, ca.1853
Description
Creator
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Types
Photographs
Daguerreotypes
Description
Daguerreotype photograph of an infant William Gibson.
Notes
William Gibson was the first son of Yeoman and Belinda Gibson. He was born at Whitby on 29 August 1852. Like his father, Gibson opened a grocery with a Mr. Sparvell at 102 Dundas St. W. in 1873. When their partnership dissolved, Mr. Gibson ran an establishment called the Whitby China Tea Store until 1886. Some time after that he moved to California and died at Pomona, California on 30 March 1924 and is buried there.
Date of Original
ca.1853
Dimensions
Width: 8 in
Height: 10 in
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Gibson
Local identifier
31-009-620
Collection
Carl Mantz fonds
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
Donor
Douglas Mantz
Recommended Citation
William Gibson, ca.1853, unknown photographer. Whitby Archives 31-009-620
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from photographic print.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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William Gibson, ca.1853


Daguerreotype photograph of an infant William Gibson.