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Person: ANDERTON, John  (c.1847-1905)

Biographical summary of this person
John Anderton in 1897

Portrait photo from OMLJ, October 1897

Name
John ANDERTON
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
contributor to OMLJ, 1894
Main period of activity
1890s
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
1889 – 1897
~42
owner/proprietor
5 April 1891
~44
census record
1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/2360.79.4
– occupation “Optician”
31 March 1901
~54
census record
1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/2816.168.32
– occupation “Scientific Instrument Maker”
21 December 1905
~59
died at
10 February 1906
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1906 p.42
– occupation “Scientific Instrument Manufacturer”
Texts linked to this person
Published correspondence (1)

John Anderton, W.J. Coles, ‘ Perplexed’ and Sharp and Hitchmough, Correspondence in OMLJ 5.58 (March 1894)  –  'Stereoscopic projection and metal faced screens'

References
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), pp. 15-16
Lucerna ID  6003042

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 6 August 2014

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