Person record: STEWARD, J.H. (c.1818-1896)
|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Full name||James Henry STEWARD|
|Relevance of this person||proprietor of lantern and slide making and dealing business |
|Main period of activity||1860s-90s|
|Relationships to other people||employer of GREGORY, William (c.1837-1900)|
|c.1818||born at||London, England|
|1861||resident||406 The Strand, London WC2, England|
|7 April 1861||~43||census record||1861 Census of England and Wales, RG9/57.99.7|
– occupation “Jeweller and Optician”
|1891-1896||resident||Horne Park Villa, Eltham Road, Eltham, London SE, England|
|5 April 1891||~73||census record||1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/516.75.32|
– occupation “Optician”
|20 August 1896||~78||died at||Eltham, London SE, England|
|Texts linked to this person||Published correspondence (4)|
R.R. Beard, J.A. Furnivel and J.H. Steward, Correspondence in OMLJ 2.31 (December 1891) – 'Rolling curtain shutter'
James D. Ross, T. Anns, ‘ L.S.D.’, C. Dales, W.I. Chadwick, J.H. Steward and ‘ A Lantern Operator’, Correspondence in OMLJ 4.45 (February 1893) – 'Conveyance of compressed gas cylinders'
Elliott and Son, J.H. Steward, Thomas Fletcher, ‘ Lanternist’, Alfred Watkins, ‘ Expert’, ‘ J.S.L.’, A.B. Spawforth and ‘ Light, More Light’, Correspondence in OMLJ 4.46 (March 1893) – 'Railway rates for gas cylinders'
Samuel Heatley, J.H. Steward, Kenric B. Murray, Kenneth S. Murray and William Jackson Pigott, Correspondence in OMLJ 5.61 (June 1894) – 'Cylinder box'
(* = main subject)
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 294
Notes and queries in OMLJ 7.88 (September 1896)
– obituary notice
|Lucerna ID no. 6002530||Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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