Type of entity
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Other form(s) of name
- Kilburn Bros.
- Kilburn, Benjamin West, and Edward
- B.W. Kilburn Co.
- Benjamin West Kilburn
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Dates of existence
Kilburn Brothers is a American and Canadian photography studio and publisher founded by Benjamin and Edward Kilburn in 1865. In 1867 the company published a series of 30 views of Montreal and Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Benjamin made all the negatives for the company until 1867. In 1877 Edward Kilburn retired leaving Benjamin to run the company until 1909.
Littleton (Grafton county, New Hampshire, United States)
Functions, occupations and activities
Mandates/sources of authority
Davis, James M.
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Category of the relationship
Type of relationship
Davis, James M. is controlled by Kilburn Brothers
Dates of the relationship
Early 1880s - ?
Description of relationship
James M. Davis worked as a photographer and distributor for the Kilburn Brothers
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Dates of creation, revision and deletion
The J. Paul Getty Trust. (2004). Gerry Union List of Artist Names Online. The Getty Research Institute. Retrieved from