Thank you to Chris Dolphin,
York, Yorkshire for permission to reproduce the photograph above, together
with the photograph wallet and wrapping paper that contained the photo
- all from the studio of Campbell Harper.
The photograph is numbered
60555. Chris would like to discover more about the photo,
particularly the name and date.
I believe that no records matching photograph numbers and names of
sitters have survived from the company - or for other Edinburgh
photographers of this period or earlier.
However, the number might be used to date the photos. Numbers
would have been added to photos chronologically. Does anybody have
any photos from this studio that are both numbered and dated? If so,
they may be useful in determining approximately when the photograph above