Turnbull & Mainds, photographers

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Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Turnbull & Mainds, photographers

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Other form(s) of name

  • Turnbull & Sons

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Description area

Dates of existence

Founded 1849

History

The photography firm of Turnbull & Sons was located at 75 Jamaica Street, Glasgow from 1865-1884, and at 10 Jamaica Street from 1885-1908. The company established a presence in Greenock in 1881 and later set up studios in Belfast, Larne, Hawick, Kilmarnock and London. J. G. Mainds appears to have been the Proprietor of the studios in both Greenock and Kilmarnock from about 1892, and the firm’s name was changed to Turnbull & Mainds around 1909.

Places

Glasgow, Scotland

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Photography

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Control area

Authority record identifier

C0452

Institution identifier

GB 249

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created by Anne Cameron, October 2015.

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  • Clipboard

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  • EAC

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