Person record: PIKE, Samuel T.  (c.1843-c.1912)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameSamuel Thomas PIKE
Relevance of this personauthor of textbook on slide production 
Main period of activity1870s
c.1843born atMayfair, London, England
1871resident86 Milton Street, Marylebone, London, England
2 April 1871~28census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/175.57.33
– occupation “Shopman”
1881resident339 Oxford Street, London, England
1881~38employeeJ. Barnard & Son
3 April 1881~38census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/122.100.22
– occupation “Shopman to Colourmen and Artists”
1891resident24 Robert Street, St Pancras, London, England
5 April 1891~48census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/116.170.10
– occupation “Cabinet and picture frame maker”
1896resident71 Parkhurst Road, London, England
1901-1911resident68 Margaret Street, Marylebone, London, England
31 March 1901~58census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/105.109.26
– occupation “Picture Frame Maker”
2 April 1911~68census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/532
– occupation “Picture Frame Maker”
c.1912~68died atLondon, England
Texts linked to this personBooks (1)

Samuel T. Pike, On the use of chromo-printed pictures for the magic lantern (London: J. Barnard & Son, 1873)

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* Hermann Hecht, Decalcomania: some preliminary investigations into the history of transfer slides in NMLJ 1.3 (March 1980), p. 4

Lucerna ID no. 6003638Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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