Person record: CLOWES, Joseph  (1838-c.1925)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJoseph CLOWES
Gendermale
Relevance of this personprinter and amateur photographer, member of local lantern society 
Main period of activity1890s
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
12 January 1838born atHuddersfield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1890-1897~51memberSheffield Optical Lantern Society
1891-1919resident30 Bolsover Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1891-1892~52memberNational Society of Lanternists
5 April 189153census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/3821.100.37
– occupation “Printer Foreman”
1896-1897~57owner/proprietorJ. Clowes
2 April 191173census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/27877
– occupation “Letterpress Printer”
c.1925~86died atSheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
Texts linked to this personBooks (2)

Joseph Clowes, Haddon Hall: a souvenir of the annual outing of the Sheffield Optical Lantern Society (Sheffield: J. Clowes, 1896)

Joseph Clowes, Wentworth Castle (Stainborough Hall) (Sheffield: J. Clowes, 1897)

Reference
(* = main subject)

Help: a journal of social service (1891-1892) Vol. 1 No. 8 (1 September 1891), p. 155
  –  member of National Society of Lanternists

Lucerna ID no. 6003856Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 5 December 2016