Directory of Minnesota Photographers - A

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Aanes, B. J.

Locations:

     Address: Shakopee, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1912, 1914

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Aarseth, Knute Mattiason

Date of Birth: 1874

Date of Death: 1915

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Echo, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902, 1904

     Address: Vesta, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s

Predecessor: Schultz, Emma


Aarseth, Ole Mattiason

Place of Birth: Hjoringford, Norway

Date of Birth: 1881

Place of Death: Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota

Date of Death: 1965

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s; 1920s


Aarsten, Arnt Jacobson

Place of Birth: Aarsten, Norway

Date of Birth: 1878

Place of Death: Halma, Minnesota

Date of Death: December 7, 1936

Gender: Male

Ethnicity: Norwegian-American

Studio: Aarsten & Johnson

Locations:

     Address: Hallock, Minnesota

     Address: Karlstad, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1912, 1914, 1918, 1922

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s; 1920s

Notes: In partnership with Gust H. Johnson until 1912; Operated a portable tent studio.


Abbett, E. R.

Locations:

     Address: 529 South Washington Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1875-1876

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1870s


Abbett, William A.

Place of Birth: Farmington, Minnesota

Date of Birth: 1870

Place of Death: Duluth, Minnesota

Date of Death: 1955

Gender: Male

Studio: Abbett Studio

Locations:

     Address: 219 West Superior, Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1924

     Address: 101 West Fourth , Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1924

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1920s

Notes: Organized Minnesota Photo Company.


Abbot, Robert L.

Gender: Male

Studio: Ira Farr & Company

Locations:

     Address: 609 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1887

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s


Abbott, Edward R.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Farmington, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1878-1879

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1870s


Abbott, Nettie

Gender: Female

Locations:

     Address: West Concord, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1894-1895

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Abbott, R. W.

Locations:

     Address: 5609 Grand Avenue, Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1925

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s


Abbott, S. C.

Studio: Abbott's Photo Parlors

Locations:

     Address: 226 South Broadway, Rochester, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1896-1897

     Address: 226 1/2 South Broadway, Rochester, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1900

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s

Successor: Crowell, Herbert E.


Abrahams, Mike

Place of Birth: England

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Austin, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1980s


Adams, Arthur T.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s

Notes: Amateur; Worked various locations in Minnesota.


Adams, Ed

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Gaylord, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1903

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s

Predecessor: Anderson, John A. W.


Adams, Francis E.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Studio: Adams Photograph Gallery

     Address: South Main Street, Ellsworth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1900-1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s

Business Relationship With: Adams, H. N.

Notes: Assisted brother, H. N. Adams, in gallery and then took over the business.


Adams, H. N.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Ocheyedan, Minnesota

     Studio: Adams Photograph Gallery

     Address: South Main Street, Ellsworth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1900

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s

Business Relationship With: Adams, Francis E.

Notes: Assisted in business by brother, Francis E. Adams, who then took over the business.


Adams, H. S.

Locations:

     Address: Rochester, Minnesota


Adams, Isaac W.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: 1001 Washington Avenue, South Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1887-1890

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s; 1890s


Adams, J. P. H.

Studio: Fenney & Adams

Locations:

     Address: 403-404 Lyceum Building, Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1903-1905

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Adamson, Mary E.

Gender: Female

Locations:

     Address: Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1887-1888

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s


Adamson, William , Jr.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: 757 Adams, Minneapolis, Minnesota

     Address: 430 Wabasha, Saint Paul, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s


Adrian, Julius J.

Locations:

     Address: Mountain Lake, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1894-1895

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Affleck, Charles


Ager, Grace

Gender: Female

Studio: Jacoby & Ager

Locations:

     Address: Saint Peter, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1904-1909

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s

Business Relationship With: Jacoby, Hiram Joseph

Notes: Daughter of Hiram Joseph Jacoby; In business with him; Continued business after Jacoby.


Ahlberg, A. Emil

Locations:

     Studio: Ahlberg & Harris

     Address: 1217 Franklin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1903

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s


Ahlquist, B. E.

Locations:

     Address: 804 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1908-1911

     Address: 931 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1907

     Address: 507 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1911

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s


Akerlund, August Bernard

Also Known As: Akerlund, Gust

Place of Birth: Harsjo Sjal, Vestermorland, Sweden

Date of Birth: August 6, 1872

Place of Death: Cokato, Minnesota

Date of Death: January 21, 1954

Gender: Male

Ethnicity: Swedish-American

Studio: Gust Akerlund Photo Studio

Locations:

     Address: Dassel, Minnesota

     Address: Broadway and Fourth, Cokato, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s; 1920s; 1930s; 1940s; 1950s

Predecessor: Hanson Studio

Predecessor: Swedburg, George C.

Successor: Swedburg, George C.

Successor: Barnes, Dwight

Notes: Purchased the Hanson Studio in Cokato in 1902; A portrait, weddings, and celebrations photographer; Sold his studio in 1913 to George C. Swedburg but returned to photography again a couple of years later and bought his former studio back from George C. Swedburg; His studio is on the National Register of Historic Places.


Aldran, O. F.

Locations:

     Address: Fergus Falls, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1898-1899

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Aldrich, William

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: 717 Northwest Third Avenue, Faribault, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1955

     Address: 204 Security Bank Building, Faribault, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1961

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1950s; 1960s


Alexander, C. J.

Also Known As: Alexander, Ida

Locations:

     Address: 1014 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1901

     Address: 1217 Franklin Avenue East, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902-1903

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Allaben, Hamlin R.

Locations:

     Studio: Birkeland Studio

     Address: Brainerd, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1922-1923

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s


Alldrin, O. F.

Locations:

     Address: Fergus Falls, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1894-1895

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Allen,

Gender: Female

Locations:

     Address: Third Avenue, Saint Cloud, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1860s

Notes: Ambrotypist.


Allen, Ray

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: South Saint Paul, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1930s; 1940s; 1950s


Alley, W. R.


Allis, Fred D.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Oronoco, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1900, 1909-1917

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s


Allman, Francis M.

Locations:

     Address: 128 1/2 East Jackson, Mankato, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1929-1930

     Studio: Allman's Studio

     Address: 130 1/2 Jackson, Mankato, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1932

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s; 1930s


Allram, Harvey

Also Known As: Allran, Harvey

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: 462 Wabasha, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1919

     Address: 4932 North Dale, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1920

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s; 1920s


Allram, Leroy

Also Known As: Allran, Leroy

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Saint Paul, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s


Almquist, E. J.

Locations:

     Address: Cokato, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Almquist, Gust

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Cloquet, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s

Notes: Employed by Octavie Morneau.


Altagen, Morris

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Studio: Altagen & Levin

     Address: 27 Central Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1912

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Altermatt, Ernest

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Springfield, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1896, 1898, 1900, 1904, 1906, 1911-1912

     Address: Wabasso, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s; 1910s


Altschwager, Henry H.

Gender: Male

Studio: Altschwager & Moll

Studio: Altschwager, Ingram & Moll

Studio: Altschwager Brothers

Studio: Hennepin Studio

Locations:

     Address: 625 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1895-1896

     Address: 38 Washington Avenue South,

       Dates of operation: 1895-1896

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s


Altschwager, Joseph F.

Gender: Male

Studio: Altschwager Brothers

Locations:

     Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s


Alvord, Guy

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Studio: Alvord & Glatz

     Address: 511 Saint Germain, Saint Cloud, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1897-1898

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Amberg, Rudolph

Also Known As: Amberg, R. C.

Also Known As: Amberg, R. C., Jr.

Place of Birth: Germany

Date of Birth: 1878

Place of Death: Chokio, Minnesota

Date of Death: December 30, 1935

Gender: Male

Ethnicity: German-American

Locations:

     Address: Johnson, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1906, 1910

     Studio: Amberg's Photography Gallery

     Address: Chokio, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1914, 1918, 1922

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s; 1920s; 1930s

Notes: Named after his father who was not a photographer; Used Jr. suffix when in business in Johnson.


Amos, Clifford J.

Also Known As: Amos, C. J.

Gender: Male

Studio: Amos Photo Company

Studio: Camera Shop

Locations:

     Address: 117 Endicott Arcade, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1934

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1930s; 1940s


Amundson, John C.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: South Cross Avenue, Crosby, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1913-1915

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Anders, O. G.

Locations:

     Address: Tracy, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Andersen, N. B.

Also Known As: Anderson, N. B.

Studio: Star Photo Studio

Locations:

     Studio: N. B. Andersen Studio

     Address: Third Street, Redwood Falls, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1884-1912

     Address: Morton, Minnesota

     Address: Belview, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s; 1890s; 1900s; 1910s

Moved To: Florida

Notes: Began his business in Redwood Falls in 1884; Opened galleries in Morton and Belview later; Portraits and landscapes, picture framer (ad 1906), real estate agent (ad 1909); Sold Redwood Falls and Morton studios to the Hockett brothers in 1912.


Andersen, Ronald H.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: 837 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1957

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1950s


Anderson,

Locations:

     Address: Morris, Minnesota

     Address: Starbuck, Minnesota


Anderson,

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Pipestone, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s

Moved To: Canby, Minnesota


Anderson, A. A.

Locations:

     Address: 415 Corn Exchange, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Anderson, A. C.

Locations:

     Address: Grand Rapids, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1918

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Anderson, A. J.

Locations:

     Address: 408 Wabasha, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1919

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Anderson, Algot

Locations:

     Address: 225 East Seventh, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1894

     Address: 231 East Seventh, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1895, 1903-1904

     Address: 189 East Seventh, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1905

     Address: 195 East Seventh, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1908, 1911, 1915, 1917

     Studio: A. Anderson Studio

     Address: 408 Wabasha, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1920, 1925, 1926

     Studio: Brown's Photo Studio

     Address: 101 East Sixth, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1926

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s; 1910s; 1920s


Anderson, Alvin

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Moose Lake, Minnesota


Anderson, Andrew H.

Also Known As: Anderson, A. H.

Place of Birth: Norway

Date of Birth: July 23, 1867

Place of Death: Hallock, Minnesota

Date of Death: August 16, 1960

Gender: Male

Ethnicity: Norwegian-American

Locations:

     Address: Crosby, Minnesota

     Address: Fergus Falls, Minnesota

     Address: Fosston, Minnesota

     Address: Grand Forks, North Dakota

     Address: Hallock, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1893-1902, 1936

     Studio: Anderson & Hartvig

     Address: Hallock, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1906

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s; 1930s; 1940s

Business Relationship With: Shaker, G. G.

Notes: Photographer and farmer; Apprenticed in Fergus Falls, Fosston, and Grand Forks before he began a photography business in Hallock in 1890s; Sold his interest in business to partner William Hartvig to focus on farming; Returned to photography when he bought studio of G. G. Shaker in Hallock in 1936.


Anderson, Andrew J.

Locations:

     Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1895-1896

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Anderson, Anton O.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Tracy, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1910

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Anderson, Arnold A.

Gender: Male

Studio: Duluth Photo Company

Locations:

     Address: 5 West Superior, Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1907

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Anderson, Axel

Studio: Zenith View Company

Locations:

     Address: 221 West Superior, Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1895-1896

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Anderson, B. M.

Locations:

     Address: Wabasha, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1937

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1930s

Notes: In 1937, leased the Jack Bell Studio formerly run by E. W. Gutshall in Wabasha.


Anderson, C. A.

Locations:

     Address: Sherburn, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

     Address: Thornhult, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1914

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s


Anderson, C. M.

Locations:

     Address: Canby, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Anderson, C. W.

Locations:

     Address: 301 South Sixth Street, Brainerd, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1905

     Address: 45 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1913

     Address: 1841 Central Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1926

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s; 1920s


Anderson, Caroline

Gender: Female

Locations:

     Address: 307 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902-1903

     Address: 119 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1905-1908

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Anderson, Charles

Locations:

     Address: 301 South Sixth Street, Brainerd, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1905

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Anderson, E.

Locations:

     Address: 2017 Twelfth Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota


Anderson, E. J.

Locations:

     Studio: Viking View Company

     Address: 300 Cedar Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1906

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Anderson, Mrs. E. H.

Gender: Female

Locations:

     Address: Fergus Falls, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1914

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Anderson, Ellen J.

Gender: Female

Locations:

     Address: Chisholm, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1924-1925

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s


Anderson, Emil L.

Also Known As: Anderson, E. L.

Place of Birth: Herrljunga, Sweden

Date of Birth: February 18, 1868

Gender: Male

Ethnicity: Swedish-American

Locations:

     Address: Milaca, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

     Address: 300 Cedar Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1906-1909

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s


Anderson, F. W.

Locations:

     Address: Carver, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1898-1899

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1990s


Anderson, Franz R. N.

Also Known As: Anderson, F. R. N.

Gender: Male

Studio: Anderson Studio

Locations:

     Address: 622 Front Street, Brainerd, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1920-1921

     Studio: Anderson & Chickett

     Address: 26 East Seventh, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1932

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s; 1930s


Anderson, Fred O.

Studio: Anderson Studio

Locations:

     Address: Brainerd, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1920-1921

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s


Anderson, Fredrick B

Locations:

     Address: Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1888-1889

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s


Anderson, G. A.

Locations:

     Address: Jackson, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Anderson, George

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: 507 West Superior, Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1937


Anderson, George P.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Lyle, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1911

     Studio: Anderson Studio

     Address: 111 West Mill, Austin, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1924

     Address: Blooming Prairie, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1928-1929

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s; 1920s


Anderson, Henry A.

Locations:

     Address: 230 Twentieth Avenue North, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1884-1886

     Address: 428 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1891

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1870s; 1880s; 1890s


Anderson, Henry E.

Locations:

     Address: 248 Lyndale Avenue North, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1896

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Anderson, Henry H.

Locations:

     Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1870s


Anderson, J. B.

Locations:

     Address: Long Prairie, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1898-1899

     Address: Morris, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s


Anderson, J. C.

Locations:

     Address: Hinckley, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1918

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Anderson, J. G.

Locations:

     Address: Little Falls, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Anderson, Jack M.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Stillwater, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1940s; 1950s; 1960s; 1970s


Anderson, Joel T. A.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Studio: Brown's Photo Studio

     Address: 101 East Sixth, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1926

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s


Anderson, John

Gender: Male

Studio: Mankato Studio

Locations:

     Address: 128 East Jackson, Mankato, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1912-1915

     Studio: Anderson Studio

     Address: 323 South Front Street, Mankato, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1916-1917

     Studio: Anderson Studio

     Address: 320 South Front Street, Mankato, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1919-1920

     Studio: Anderson Photoshop

     Address: 302 South Front Street, Mankato, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1921-1922, 1924-1930

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s; 1920s


Anderson, John

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Studio: John Anderson Photography

     Address: 517 South Seventh Street, Le Sueur, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1960s; 1970s


Anderson, John A. W.

Also Known As: Anderson, John

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Gaylord, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1903

     Address: Le Sueur, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1904, 1906, 1914

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s; 1910s

Predecessor: Harris, H. E.

Successor: Adams, Ed

Notes: Worked for H. E. Harris; Sold Gaylord business to Ed Adams in 1903.


Anderson, M. E.

Locations:

     Address: Kensington, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1898-1899


Anderson, Mark R.

Gender: Male

Studio: Mark Arnold Photography


Anderson, Ole

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Montevideo, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1880-1881

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s; 1890s

Notes: Worked various locations in Minnesota Valley


Anderson, Ole N.

Studio: Watson & Anderson

Locations:

     Address: 129-131 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1886-1887

     Address: 123 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1890-1904

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s; 1890s; 1900s

Successor: Hatter & Burdock


Anderson, Richard

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Studio: Johnson & Anderson

     Address: 45 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1903

     Address: 1313 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1904

     Address: 925 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1905-1914

     Address: 1211 East Franklin, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1915

     Address: 3008 Fourth Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1926

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s; 1920s


Anderson, Richard

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: 91 East Seventh , Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1908

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Anderson, S. M.

Locations:

     Address: Fourth, Southwest corner Washington, Northfield, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1920-1921

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s

Predecessor: Chamberlin, Louis C.


Anderson, Mrs. Stephan

Gender: Female

Locations:

     Address: Northfield, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1918

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Andersson, Alfred

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Studio: Kentz & Anderson

     Address: 225 East Seventh, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1893

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Andrew, Henry G

Locations:

     Studio: Dempsie & Andrews

     Address: 307 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1894

     Address: 307 Washington Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1896-1898

     Address: Glenwood, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s


Andrews, A. F.

Locations:

     Address: 67 West Second, Winona, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1892

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Andrews, A. W.

Locations:

     Address: Main Street, Stillwater, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1871

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1870s

Notes: Advertised tintypes (ferrotypes) and stereoscopic views.


Andrews, Albert W

Gender: Male

Studio: McLeish & Pasel

Locations:

     Address: Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1872

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1870s


Andrews, Charles

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Main Street, Walker, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1914

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Andrews, Charles

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Alexandria, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1898-1900

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s; 1900s


Andrews, Emilia H.

Gender: Female

Locations:

     Address: 107 1/2 Mill Street North, Fergus Falls, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1914

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Angell, Clark L.

Also Known As: Angell, C. L.

Place of Birth: Jefferson County, New York

Date of Birth: May 25, 1838

Place of Death: Litchfield, Minnesota

Date of Death: June 16, 1907

Gender: Male

Studio: Angell Photo Gallery

Studio: Angell & Weeks

Studio: Angell & Chamberlain

Locations:

     Address: Ortonville, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1880-1881

     Address: Litchfield, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1869, 1884-1898

     Address: Atwater, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1860s; 1870s; 1880s; 1890s

Notes: Traveled throughout Minnesota and North Dakota; Stereoscopic views a specialty; Set up summer gallery in Ortonville.


Ankrum, A. F.

Locations:

     Address: Balaton, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1918

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Ankrum, H. F.

Locations:

     Address: Walnut Grove, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1914

     Address: Balaton, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1920-1922

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s; 1920s


Antilla, Erick

Also Known As: Anttilla, Erick

Also Known As: Antilla, E.

Place of Birth: Wasa, Finland

Gender: Male

Ethnicity: Finnish-American

Studio: Ely Photo Studio

Studio: Antilla Studios

Locations:

     Address: Great Falls, Montana

     Address: Chisholm, Minnesota

     Address: Ely, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1914, 1920

     Address: Virginia, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s; 1920s

Notes: Combined business: photography and picture frame manufacturer.


Aplin, H. N.

Locations:

     Address: Wells, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1902

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s


Archer , John

Locations:

     Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1882

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s

Notes: Worked with M. Nowack in 1882.


Arderson, C. M.

Locations:

     Address: Canby, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1898-1899

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Arendt, Howard K.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Studio: Arendt & Ross

     Address: 117 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1910

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Arheart, V. W.

Locations:

     Address: 93 East Seventh, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1920

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s


Arlon, S. J.

Locations:

     Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1922

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s


Armstrong, R. H.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Shakopee, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1860s

Notes: Worked several days in Chaska, May, 1864


Arndt, Thomas Frederick

Date of Birth: 1944

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1980s; 1990s


Arnold, A

Studio: Beal's Gallery

Locations:

     Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1874

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1870s


Arntson, J. A.

Locations:

     Address: Montevideo, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1914

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1910s


Ashforth, G. H.

Locations:

     Address: Shakopee, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1886-1887

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s


Atherton, C.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Bergholtz Block, Mankato, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1860s

Notes: Ambrotypes.


Atherton, Irvin E.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1864

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1860s


Aubin, Paul N.

Date of Birth: June 2, 1884

Date of Death: June 21, 1972

Gender: Male

Studio: Aubin Studio

Studio: Aubin Photo Service

Locations:

     Address: 1801 Third Avenue East, Hibbing, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1924-1925

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s; 1920s; 1930s; 1940s

Notes: Photographed people and towns of the Iron Range; Employed by Carl Thiel until 1907. At one time Aubin had several studios on the Iron Range.


Auermiller, George A.

Locations:

     Address: 1408 East Second, Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1924

     Address: 203 South Seventeenth Avenue East, Duluth, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1925, 1930

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1920s; 1930s


Aufrecht, B.

Studio: Aufrecht & Company

Locations:

     Address: 252 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1891-1893

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s


Austin, Alice

Place of Birth: Maine

Place of Death: Boston, Massachusetts

Date of Death: 1933

Gender: Female

Locations:

     Address: Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s

Notes: Photographer and sculptor; Daughter of Minnesota governor, Horace Austin; Moved to Boston in 1900 and opened a studio there.


Austin, E. H.

Locations:

     Address: Main between Mill and Water, Austin, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1894-1895

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1890s

Successor: Vosburgh, Martin H.


Austin, J.

Locations:

     Address: Fergus Falls, Minnesota

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1870s

Notes: Stereographs.


Austinson, John T.

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: Cannon Falls, Minnesota

     Address: Main Street and Red Wing Avenue, Kenyon, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1909-1912, 1924-1925

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s; 1920s


Ayer, Delos L.

Also Known As: Ayer, D. L.

Locations:

     Address: Preston, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1880-1881

     Address: 454 Jackson, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1884

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s


Ayer, Harry Darius

Also Known As: Ayer, Harry D.

Place of Birth: Plattsburg, New York

Date of Birth: April 1, 1878

Date of Death: 1966

Gender: Male

Locations:

     Address: 2228 Carter Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1912

     Address: 602 Baltimore Building, Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1917

     Address: Saint Paul, Minnesota

       Dates of operation: 1918

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1900s; 1910s; 1920s; 1930s

Notes: Photographer for the University Agricultural Experiment Station; Indian name 'Way-wib.'


Ayres, Ellis

Also Known As: Ayers, Ellis

Gender: Male

Studio: Ellis Ayres Photographic Studio

Locations:

     Address: Dodge Center, Minnesota

     Address: Webster City, Iowa

Decades Worked in Minnesota: 1880s; 1890s

Notes: Stereographs.