Person record: CLIFTON, Edgar, F.R.P.S.  (1860-1934)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameEdgar CLIFTON  F.R.P.S.
Gendermale
Relevance of this personcontributor to OMLJ, 1892-1900 
Main period of activity1890s-1900s
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
1860born atSouthwark, London, England
3 April 1881~21census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/276.111.22
– occupation “Bookkeeper and Publisher”
1891resident27 Hanley Road, Islington, London N, England
5 April 1891~31census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/147.21.36
– occupation “Teacher of Photography”
1901resident3 Beaufort Villas, London Road, Enfield, Middlesex, England
31 March 1901~41census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/1270.36.12
– occupation “Optician's Manager”
1934~73died atLondon, England
Texts linked to this personArticles (11)

Edgar Clifton, Common objects for the lantern in OMLJ 10.117 (February 1899)

Edgar Clifton, Experiences with Hill-Norris transparency plates in OMLJ 5.56 (January 1894)

Edgar Clifton, The finishing of photographic enlargements: [part 1] in OMLJ 8.102 (November 1897)

Edgar Clifton, The finishing of photographic enlargements: [part 2] in OMLJ 8.103 (December 1897)

Edgar Clifton, Flash light dangers in OMLJ 10.116 (January 1899)

Edgar Clifton, Intensification and reduction of lantern slides in OMLJ 11.132 (May 1900)

Edgar Clifton, The lantern in business in OMLJ 11.137 (October 1900)

Edgar Clifton, Life models for amateurs in OMLJ 5.64 (September 1894)

Edgar Clifton, Photography for lanternists in OMLJ 10.126 (November 1899)

Edgar Clifton, Some simple lens tests in OMLJ 9.105 (February 1898)

Edgar Clifton, A word in season: stereoscope and lantern in OMLJ 3.37 (June 1892)

Lucerna ID no. 6002919Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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