Person record: PIKE, Samuel T.  (c.1843-c.1912)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameSamuel Thomas PIKE
Gendermale
Relevance of this personauthor of textbook on slide production 
Main period of activity1870s
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
c.1843born atMayfair, London, England
1871resident86 Milton Street, Marylebone, London, England
2 April 1871~28census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/175.57.33
– occupation “Shopman”
1881resident339 Oxford Street, London, England
1881~38employeeJ. Barnard & Son
3 April 1881~38census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/122.100.22
– occupation “Shopman to Colourmen and Artists”
1891resident24 Robert Street, St Pancras, London, England
5 April 1891~48census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/116.170.10
– occupation “Cabinet and picture frame maker”
1896resident71 Parkhurst Road, London, England
1901-1911resident68 Margaret Street, Marylebone, London, England
31 March 1901~58census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/105.109.26
– occupation “Picture Frame Maker”
2 April 1911~68census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/532
– occupation “Picture Frame Maker”
c.1912~68died atLondon, England
Texts linked to this personBooks (1)

Samuel T. Pike, On the use of chromo-printed pictures for the magic lantern (London: J. Barnard & Son, c.1873)

Reference
(* = main subject)

* Hermann Hecht, Decalcomania: some preliminary investigations into the history of transfer slides in NMLJ 1.3 (March 1980), p. 4

Lucerna ID no. 6003638Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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