WorldCat Identities

Notman, William

Overview
Works: 231 works in 385 publications in 2 languages and 2,151 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  History  Portraits  Documentary films  Short films  Catalogs  Aerial photographs  Sources 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Other, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: F1015, 779.99171
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Most widely held works about William Notman
 
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Most widely held works by William Notman
Portrait of a period; a collection of Notman photographs, 1856-1915 by William Notman( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of William Notman : the nineteenth century through a master lens by Roger Hall( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Notman (1826-91) was a Victorian-era photographer and consummate businessman. His studio name lasted 60 years in Canada and the United States, until the last of at least 26 Notman studios was sold by his son in 1935. Beginning with the first studio in Montreal in 1856, the business grew along with technical improvements and the railroads' expansion to western Canada. Today Notman is thought of for his unusual and portable studio backdrops and imaginative composite photographs, but the Notman Photographic Company's success was based on more than gimmicks. Notman and his sons (and nephews) photographed the leading citizens of Canada and the United States and the infamous as well--such as the St. Albans Raiders, a group of U.S. Confederate bank robbers based in Canada. The official photographer for the Philadelphia Centennial exhibition, Notman was also commissioned to document the construction of the Victoria Bridge in 1858; together with his sons, he produced landscapes of newly opened territories and city and architectural views as well. Though based heavily on the Notman Photographic Archives at McGill University, this book's borrowings from other institutions indicate just how widespread the Notman name became. An example of the highest quality printing, this definitive work on Notman and his family business is highly recommended for photography collections."--Library Journal via Amazon.ca
Portraits of British Americans by William Notman( Book )

41 editions published between 1865 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Notman : the stamp of a studio by Stanley Triggs( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and French and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits of British Americans by Fennings Taylor( Book )

18 editions published between 1865 and 1868 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our birds of prey; or The eagles, hawks, and owls of Canada. With 30 photographic illus by Henry G Vennor( Book )

2 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Notman : Montreal views, a century apart by Andrzej Maciejewski( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hon. Thos. D'Arcy McGee : a sketch of his life and death by Fennings Taylor( Book )

11 editions published between 1868 and 1981 in English and French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McGill College and its medals by Alfred Sandham( Book )

8 editions published between 1872 and 1981 in English and French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our birds of prey, or, The eagles, hawks, and owls of Canada by Henry George Vennor( Book )

3 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographic selections by William Notman( Book )

9 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North American scenery being selections from C.J. Way's Studies, 1863-64 by William Notman( Book )

2 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les photographies composites de William Notman by Musée McCord d'histoire canadienne( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North American scenery being selections from C.J. Way's studies 1863-64 by C. J Way( Book )

4 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le studio de William Notman : objectif Canada = William Notman's studio : the Canadian picture by Stanley Triggs( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in French and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vue d'ensemble de l'oeuvre et de la carrière de ce célèbre photographe montréalais du siècle dernier. Photographe talentueux, il a excellé dans la photographie de paysages: on lui doit de belles images de la construction du pont Victoria. Il est aussi connu pour ses portraits intimistes de personnalités montréalaises bien en vue. Homme d'affaires avisé, il a établi sept studios au Canada et aux Etats-Unis. Les photographies figurant à ce catalogue appartiennent aux Archives photographiques Notman du Musée McCord
Notman's World( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents photographs from the Notman collection. Discusses the early days of photography and the methods and cameras used
Portrait of a period : a collection of notman photographs,1856 to 1915 by William Notman( Book )

7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medals commemorative of the visit of H.R.H. the Prince of Wales to Montreal in 1860 by Alfred Sandham( Book )

1 edition published in 1871 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a period : A collection of Notman photographs, 1856 to 1915 by William Notman( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits of British Americans by William Notman( )

1 edition published in 1865 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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After Notman : Montreal views, a century apart
Alternative Names
Notman, W. (William), 1826-1891

Notman, William 1826-1891

William Notman

William Notman photographer based in Montreal

Languages
English (153)

French (24)

Covers
Le studio de William Notman : objectif Canada = William Notman's studio : the Canadian picture