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Studio Portrait Smartly Dressed Young Man 1895


About this memory

James William Vandepeear.

James William Vandepeear was born 12th April 1872, the son of James Vandepeear and Catherine Turner, in Cupar.

"James was a compositor at Ballantyne's [Edinburgh printers and publishers]. [He] moved to Hull to find work about 1904. [He] died at Hull in 1908, from tuberculosis.

"[The] photo was taken about the date of his marriage to Helen Galbraith [see 0163-003] in October 1895." - James Vandepeear [2008]

Photography - Fred E Bailey, 96 Nicholson Street

Donor number: 0163-004

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