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From: "John Gallon" <>
Subject: Re: [NMB] JEROME Ltd - Photographers
Date: Fri, 9 Jan 2009 13:22:19 -0000
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> I'm trying to date a photograph of (I think) my grandmother Eleanor Jack
> (nee McKenzie) who was born in Swinhoe in 1894. Going by the look of her,
> the photo would have to been taken around the turn of the century. They
> were living in Heatherslaw in 1901.
>
>
>
> The only information on the photo is the name of the photographer which is
> printed in the bottom right hand corner of the cardboard backing the photo
> is mounted on. It reads:
> JEROME, Ltd.,
> Branches Everywhere.
>I wonder if anyone would have any information on this photographic company,
> such as when and where they were in business. Any information would be
> appreciated.
Grahame McDonald


Dear Grahame,

Like Gen I also had my photograph taken every year on my birthday at
Jeromes. The studios in Newcastle were at 71, Grainger Street & 119,
Northumberland Street.

These sites below are helpful.
http://www.edinphoto.org.uk/PP_I/pp_jerome_0.htm

http://www.photomemorabilia.co.uk/Jerome_Studios.html
John
Walker, Newcastle upon Tyne

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~littleblobby/
http://www.freewebs.com/littleblobby/


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