William Walker

Archive, Norman Mowatt, People of the Picture House

Biography File: People of Campbeltown Picture House Full Name William Walker Maiden name / other names Birth date 11th May…

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William John Turpin

Archive, Norman Mowatt, People of the Picture House

From the first moments we started looking through the Picture House archive it was clear that people and their stories…

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Thomas Blue

Archive, Norman Mowatt, People of the Picture House

Biography File: People of Campbeltown Picture House Full Name Thomas Blue Maiden name / other names   Birth date 1889…

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Ross Wallace

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Biography File: People of Campbeltown Picture House Full Name Ross Wallace Maiden name / other names Birth date 1857 Birth…

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James Smith

Archive, Helen Mowatt, Norman Mowatt, People of the Picture House

James Smith was born in Glasgow in 1867, son of a Master Baker. He worked for several years as a…

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George Roger

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George Finlay Roger was born in Dundee. His father was a Master Photographer with a studio in Dundee. He followed…

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Duncan Sinclair

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Duncan Sinclair was born in Inverchaolain, Cowal in 1877 and was educated at Dunoon Grammar School. He was apprenticed to…

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James Durward Lyall

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As we continue to explore the adverts from the Campbeltown Courier from the years before the Picture House opened we…

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Arthur Hubner

Archive, Norman Mowatt, People of the Picture House

Born in Liverpool in 1849 Arthur Hubner worked as a travelling Advertising Contractor before moving to Glasgow and becoming involved…

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Albert Victor Gardner

Archive, Norman Mowatt, People of the Picture House

  Image (zoom): architectural plans drawn by AV Gardner for Campbeltown Picture House Ltd. (1912), courtesy of Argyll & Bute…

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