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Last NameJackson    
Given NameWilliam Henry    
alt. NamesW. H. J. ;    
Year born1843 in Keeseville, New York    
Year died1942    
Place of death    
Father's occupationGeorge Hallock Jackson    
Relativeswater-colorist graduate of Troy Female Academy, the later Emma Willard School, Harriet Maria Allen (mother)    
Educationby his mother Harriet    
Country of ActivityUnited States of America    
Worked forFerdinand Vandeveer Hayden (1829-87) on expeditions 1869-71 of the US Geologic Survey of Yellowstone ; W. H. Jackson: Catalogue of the photographs of the US Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (1875) ;    
PatronageU.S. Geological Survey; U.S. Department of the Interior     
CollaboratorsUS geological field survey-artist -> Thomas Moran ;    
Techniquespainting, watercolors, Civil War and geological survey photographer, collodion wet-plate    
Sample(s)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Henry_Jackson and further links there    
Archival sourceshttp://www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?q=William%20Henry%20Jackson&st=grid&co=wtc    
Published sourcesL. W. Selmeier: W. H. J. First Camera on Yellowstone, Montana Mag. Western Hist. (1972) ; W. H. J.: Time Exposure (1994) ; Kirchheimer 1982: 58 & 61 ; R. Fabian & H. C. Adam: Frühe Reisen mit der Kamera (1981: 268) ; A. Boni: Photographic Literature (1962: 150) ;    
otherNative American portraits: Osages, Otoes, Pawnees, Winnebagoes & Omahas see: http://35676566.weebly.com/william-jackson.html.    

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