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W. H. Jackson Photograph and Publishing Co.

American photography studio and publisher

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
In 1879, William Henry Jackson established the firm "Jackson Photographic Co." in Denver, Colorado. In 1881, it became Jackson & Rinehart. The name became "W.H. Jackson Photograph and Publishing Co." in 1883-1884. In 1879, Jackson's company received a commission to produce views of the landscape and towns along rail routes. He also produced stereocards of these views. In 1897, Jackson sold his company and acquired partial interest in the Detroit Publishing Co. which published and distributed his photographs in chromolithiograph and postcard formats.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500033428.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to W. H. Jackson Photograph and Publishing Co.:

W. H. Jackson Photograph and Publishing Co. Williams Cañon from Temple of 1815, ca. 1883 - 1897 Albumen print
http://dac-collection.wesleyan.edu/art36337 is a persistent link to this page with no user-session information.

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