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

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJoseph CLOWES
Relevance of this personprinter and amateur photographer, member of local lantern society 
Main period of activity1890s
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)

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

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