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Abernethy, William.

 Person

Biographical Statement

29 High Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland

ABERNETHY, WILLIAM d. c.1930

William Abernethy probably came from near Comber, County Down. He learned his trade with a Belfast photographer and set up a business in High Street, Belfast, in 1886. For many years he was successful as a portrait photographer and opened branches in Bangor and Newry, County Down. With the advent of polyfoto in Belfast his business declined.

Citation:
Author: Heidi Truty
Citation:
Dictionary of Ulster Biography http://www.ulsterbiography.co.uk/biogsA.htm

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C. S. Lewis, child with toy

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Identifier: Digital Object ID ##ddnpi7