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B. L. Singley


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Robert Baden-Powell, by B. L. Singley, published by  Keystone View Company - NPG x26378

Robert Baden-Powell

by B. L. Singley, published by Keystone View Company
albumen stereoscopic card, 1901
NPG x26378

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Leigh Gleason

25 November 2017, 17:15

I am a director of collections at the California Museum of Photography, in Riverside, California. I am writing to let you know that you have misinterpreted the script/cursive writing on this stereo card to read a photographer's name wrong. On this record, the photographer's name is Singley, not Lingley. B.L. Singley was the founder/president of the Keystone View Company, who published this card. In the early years, the copyright was listed in his personal name (whether or not he was the photographer, apparently). At my institution, we have the archives of Keystone View Company, but I'm sure you can find many references online to back up the correct spelling, too.

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