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Last NameBradford    
Given NameWilliam    
alt. NamesW. B. ;    
MarriageMary Breed (18xx-1xxx) in Lynn, Massachusetts    
Children2 daughters    
Year born1823 or 1827 Fairhaven, Massachusetts    
Year died1892    
Place of deathNew York City, USA    
Father's occupationdry goods storekeeper Melvin Bradford (1xxx-1xxx), Quaker    
RelativesHannah Kempton (1xxx-1xxx) (mother)    
Educationapprentice to father, self-taught in art    
Country of ActivityGreenland    
Worked forexplorer Isaac Isreal Hayes (1832-81) ; Bradford: Arctic Regions photographs on art expedition to Greenland (1873) ;    
PatronageLeGrand Lockwood (1820-1872) ; Queen Victoria    
Collaboratorsphotograher John L. Dunmore ; Gorge Critcherson ; marine artist Albert Van Beest ;    
Techniquesnatural, landscape, and zoological painting and photography    
Sample(s)    
Archival sourceshttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Bradford_(painter)    
Published sourcesKirchhimer 1982: 44 ; Constance Martin in Dict. Canadian Biog. 7 1990-2014 ;     
otherOn board stamship Panther 1869 to Greenland. Further Places of Activity: the United States (New York) und England (London).    
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