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Manitoba Photographers: George Albert Meeres (1878-1972)

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George A. Meeres
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Born at Grimsby, England on 19 January 1878, he came to Canada and, as of 1910, he was a partner with Arthur J. Lawrence in the L & M Photo Company. Most of their work was done in the Birtle area, with some photographs taken at Russell, Binscarth, and Rivers. The partnership was dissolved in 1917. Meeres moved to British Columbia around 1938. He died unmarried at Vernon, British Columbia on 1 February 1972 and was buried there.

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Death registration, British Columbia Vital Statistics.

This page was prepared by Andrew Cunningham and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 16 October 2015

Manitoba Photographers: 1858 to Present

A list of photographers who have worked in Manitoba, from 1858 to the present, compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

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