Person record: UNDERHILL, Alfred  (1862-1939)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameWilliam Alfred UNDERHILL
Gendermale
Relevance of this personproprietor of slide manufacturing business 
Main period of activity1890s-1910s
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
26 January 1862born atLondon, England
1871residentWalton Yard, London, England
2 April 18719census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/418.36.4
1881residentGreyhound Tap, High Street, Croydon, Surrey, England
3 April 188119census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/807.97.4
– occupation “Artist”
1890-1920~27owner/proprietorAlfred Underhill
1891-1901resident32 Clarendon Road, Croydon, Surrey, England
1891-1892~28memberNational Society of Lanternists
5 April 189129census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/589.65.3
– occupation “Dissolving view artist”
31 March 190139census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/641.125.7
– occupation “Dissolving view painter”
1911resident102 Sutherland Road, Croydon, Surrey, England
2 April 191149census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/3331.233
– occupation “Magic Lantern Slide Maker and Painter”
1939~76died atunknown location
References
(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 314

Help: a journal of social service (1891-1892) Vol. 1 No. 9 (1 October 1891), p. 177
  –  member of National Society of Lanternists

Lucerna ID no. 6002670Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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