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Edinburgh Royal Photographic Establishments

James  Cumming

James  Cumming was Artist , with a photographic studio at 1 Hanover Street and 75 Princes Street in the 1860s.  He was described in the trade directories as J Cumming, and on his cartes de visite as either J or Jas Cumming.

On the back of one of his cartes de visite, the description was


Edinburgh Royal Photographic Establishments

75 Princes Street

J Cumming



It is not clear whether J Cummins referred to his studio throughout the period that he was based at 75 Princes Street/1 Hanover Street, or only for part of this period.  Perhaps for the two years 1864-65 when he was listed in the trade directories as being based at this address.