LH1299 - John Aubrey Morphy - Portrait as an infant
- Lockhart & Gamsby, Photographer
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- Black-and-white portrait of John Aubrey Morphy aged 11 months.
- John Aubrey Morphy was born on 24 Jan 1891 to Henry Edmund and Miriam Maria Morphy (nee Pellatt). He attended the University of Toronto where he gained both a degree in Mining Engineering (1911) and a Bachelor of Applied Science (1912). Morphy enlisted in June 1915, and was a member of the 37th Battalion.
Upon returning from the war, he worked at the Pedlar People Ltd. until his retirement in 1961. After marrying Vera Nicholson, they had a son named John Denys (1923) and a daughter named Anne (1925), who died the same year.
- "J. Aubrey Morphy born 14 Jany 91 photo taken 7 Dec 91"
Engraved photo card from Lockhart & Family, Simcoe Street North, Oshawa
- F. C. Lockhart & Family, Simcoe Street North, Oshawa
- Place of Publication:
- Oshawa, Ontario
- Date of Original:
- 7 Dec 1891
Width: 10 cm
Height: 13 cm
- Personal Name(s):
- John Aubrey Morphy
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- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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