Person record: HEPWORTH, T.C., F.C.S.  (1844-1905)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameThomas Cradock HEPWORTH  F.C.S.
Relevance of this personprofessional lecturer; author of lectures used with slide sets 
Main period of activity1880s-1900s
Relationships to other peoplefather of HEPWORTH, Cecil  (1874-1953)
1844born atBarnard Castle, County Durham, England
1851resident1 Raymer Place, Chelsea, London, England
1871resident17 Guildford Road, Lambeth, London, England
1881resident37 St Paul's Crescent, London, England
3 April 1881~37census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/209.112.48
– occupation “Scientific Lecturer”
1891resident45 St Augustine's Road, London, England
5 April 1891~47census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/131.107.6
– occupation “Newspaper Proprietor Public Lecturer”
1901-1905resident10 Lysias Road, Wandsworth, London, England
31 March 1901~57census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/475.52.36
– occupation “Lecturer”
14 June 1905~61died atClapham, London, England
Texts linked to this personArticles (2)

T.C. Hepworth, Oxygen: good and bad in OMLJ 4.44 (January 1893)

T.C. Hepworth, Photography as applied to the lantern in OMLJ 1.2 (July 1889)

Books (1)

T.C. Hepworth, The book of the lantern: being a practical guide to the working of the optical (or magic) lantern: with full and precise directions for making and coloring lantern pictures (New York: 1889)

Lectures (1)

T.C. Hepworth, General Gordon: his life and work (London: York & Son, n.d.)

Reprints (1)

T.C. Hepworth and J.H. Pepper (comp. Tony Dugdale), A brief history of the lantern in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978)

(* = main subject)

Tony Dugdale, Introduction and editorial in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 1

David Henry, York & Son: part 1 in NMLJ 3.1 (February 1984), p. 17

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