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Jerome Photo

Nigel Price with Father and Grandfather

Sir William Price (grandfather),  Gwilym Ivor Price (father)
and Nigel Price.

A Jerome photograph of Nigel Price, his father and his grandfather, Sir William Price

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Nigel Price

Back

The back of a Jerome photograph of Nigel Price, his father and his grandfather, Sir William Price

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Nigel Price

 

Jerome Photo

Thank you to Nigel Price of Oxford for sending the Jerome photo above.

Nigel wrote:

Front of the Photo

   A Jerome photograph of Nigel Price, his father and his grandfather, Sir William Price

"This picture shows my father and my grandfather, Sir William Price, with a baby who I have to presume is me  -  in which case the picture would have been taken in 1936.

If the baby is my brother, the picture would have been taken in 1931 but, because of the garden's somewhat 'summery look' and the sun-shade over the window in the background, I doubt if it was Mervyn, my brother, as he was born in December 1930.

As the baby is clearly only a few weeks old, I would guess that it is me as I was born in April.  So it seems likely that it was a summer photo of me taken in my grandfather's garden in Hampstead."

Back of the Photo

    The back of a Jerome photograph of Nigel Price, his father and his grandfather, Sir William Price

"Probably more interesting is the reverse which shows that Jerome would print photos on post card stock even if the picture was not to be used for that purpose. As you'll see from the reverse of the photo, the picture has been printed across two post card frames, and therefore could not have been sent through the post.

So I would guess that the photo was just a family 'snap' but that someone (Col Gale?) had ordered it to be printed on heavy stock than would normally be used for routine developing and printing.

I have a number of 'snaps' developed and printed by Jerome with the company stamp on the back, and these are printed on ordinary 'customer' stock."

Jerome Address

"The other interesting point is that the reverse tells us that it was processed at Jerome's branch at 416 Holloway Road, London N7, so this would appear to be another definitive address for a branch of the company.

Other Jerome postcards merely say either

-  JEROME LTD., London and Provinces

or

- JEROME. Branches Everywhere."

Nigel Price, Oxford, England;  July 14, 2006

Size of the Photo

The size of this print (including the margins which I have removed from the image of the front of the photo above) is: 105mm x 81mm.

-  Peter Stubbs, July 2006.

 

 

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EdinPhoto - Home Page      Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.      At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.            At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photogrpahers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.  Details of who owns the copyright of photographs and other mateiral on this web site.

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Frequently Asked Questions

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