Person record: HAWKRIDGE, Samuel  (1841-1902)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameSamuel HAWKRIDGE
Relevance of this personproprietor of optical manufacturing business 
Main period of activity1870s-80s
23 April 1841born atDerby, Derbyshire, England
1880-1900sresidentHoboken, New Jersey, U.S.A.
1880s~38owner/proprietorS. Hawkridge
8 June 190059census record1900 United States Census, 1039.139.294
– occupation “Mfr of instruments”
22 November 190261died atU.S.A.
(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 133

* Lewis Wright, Apparatus for scientific demonstration in NMLJ 2.1 (January 1981), p. 6

Lucerna ID no. 6003595Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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