WALKER, Edward

Edward Walker

Moore - Mr. James Moore, who entered a dark brown mare for sale at Barnard's Repository, on the 10th instant, will oblige by communicating with Mr. Edward Walker, photographer, Lichfield street, Christchurch.
Press, Volume VI, Issue 667, 19 December 1864, Page 1

E. Walker advertised in The Star between 2 August 1869 and 31 August 1869. In April the following year a reward was offered for the return of a lost pocket book with E. Walker, Photographer, High Street as the return address.

The Star, Issue 380, 2 August 1869, Page 3
(Professor Rowbottom was a hairdresser and wigmaker in Greymouth in 1872)
Press, Volume XVIII, Issue 2424, 4 February 1871, Page 3

Directory entries indicate E. Walker was first in business in Lichfield Street about 1865. He may then have gone to London and returned to Christchurch in 1869 setting up business in High Street, the studio appears to have closed in 1870 or 1871.

The Southern Provinces Almanac 1865 - E. Walker, Lichfield Street
The Southern Provinces Almanac 1870 - E. Walker, High Street
The Southern Provinces Almanac 1871 - E. Walker, High Street

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