Augustus Barrett's Photo Studio
Description
Creator
Augustus Barrett, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Photograph showing Augustus Barrett's photography studio. It's possible that this was his studio in Cannington. Barrett's studio in Whitby was located at 121 Brock Street North.
Notes
Augustus Barrett was born in Germany in 1830. He married Sarah Ann Edwards and they had two children. Augustus opened his photography studio in Whitby in 1872 and operated a studio and gallery until 1884. He later opened a studio in Toronto and died in 1902. Sarah died in 1919. They are buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
Date of Original
1875
Date Of Event
ca.1875
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Barrett, Augustus
Collection
Community Snapshots
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
Donor
André Buresch
Creative Commons licence
by-nc-sa [more details]
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email:archives@whitbylibrary.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Augustus Barrett's Photo Studio


Photograph showing Augustus Barrett's photography studio. It's possible that this was his studio in Cannington. Barrett's studio in Whitby was located at 121 Brock Street North.