Item 1997-1 6 - Golden anniversary of Menno and Mary Ann (Nahrgang) Cressman

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CA MAO 1997-1 6


Golden anniversary of Menno and Mary Ann (Nahrgang) Cressman


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photograph : 49x15

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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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Cressman, D.?

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Golden anniv. of Menno C. & Mary Ann Nahrgang Cressman (middle, seated). To his r.: son Boyd, daughter Grace, her husband Melvin Shuh, (children in f. of them), S.F. Coffman, Mary Kolb, C.F. Derstine. More names on sheets.

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