Item 1989-1 1 - Ontario Mennonite Bible School students, 1930

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CA MAO 1989-1 1


Ontario Mennonite Bible School students, 1930


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photograph : 67x15-1/2cm

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Born in Manchester, England, Denton began his photography career at age 16. He traveled around the world,and established a photography business in New Zealand in the early 1900s. It is believed that Ernest and his brother Samuel established Denton Brothers Photography in Berlin (Kitchener) in 1913. He owned one of the first panoramic cameras in Canada. From 1924-1925, he ran a studio, Denton & Gifford, in partnership with another photographer. Following this venture, he ran a studio on his own.

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Ontario Menn.Bible School

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Class of 1930, group photo of students and faculty. Two copies of photos, one with all the names written on the back.

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