Person record: CARPENTER, Philip  (1776-1833)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full namePhilip CARPENTER
Relevance of this personproprietor of slide manufacturing and supply business 
Main period of activityN/A
Relationships to other peoplebrother of CARPENTER, Miss Mary  (c.1788-1877)
18 November 1776born atKidderminster, Worcestershire, England
1808-1833~31owner/proprietorPhilip Carpenter
1826-1833resident24 Regent Street, London SW1, England
30 April 183356died atLondon, England
(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), pp. 56-57

* John Barnes, The Barnes Museum: catalogue excerpts in NMLJ 1.2 (February 1979), pp. 4-5

* David Henry, Carpenter & Westley: opticians in NMLJ 3.1 (February 1984), pp. 8-9

* Hermann Hecht, Decalcomania: some preliminary investigations into the history of transfer slides in NMLJ 1.3 (March 1980), p. 3

Lucerna ID no. 6002447Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016