Berger, Jean

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

  • Photographie Parisienne (in Verviers)

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Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Huy, 1864 - Paris [F], 1912

Activity

1887 - 1889 / Verviers, Rue David, 56<87> or 56-58
Successor: Demans Alphonse
Jean Baptiste, ° 22.6.1864; + 8.8.1912. Recorded as a photographer at this address on the occasion of his wedding in Verviers on 1.2.1887. Left for Liège about 1889.
1890 Liège, Rue du Calvaire, 128
Recorded as a photographer domiciled in Liège when witness to the birth of a son to Quintin Heleven (see entry for Auguste Heleven) on 11.1.1890.
1893 - 1911 / Liège, Rue du Pot-d'Or, 47-49 or 49<94-95;07-11>
Predecessor: Lejeune [Pierre] & Berger [Jean] Successor: De Rudder G.
Domiciled at this address since 1889. At the end of the 1890s, "Berger, F. & J." or "Berger, F.". On a wedding certificate of 10.9.1902, he was recorded as a photographer aged 39. In June 1902 it was reported that Berger was chosen by Héliodore Dandoy as his successor and that his back catalogue of negatives would be transferred to Berger (La Meuse, 24.6.1902). Commissioner of the "Association des Photographes et Marchands de Produits Photographiques", 1904. A certain Berger from Liège won fifth prize in a photography competition organised by "Liège-Attractions" in July 1904. Berger’s successor was already advertising at this address in January 1911. Domiciled in Paris [F], Rue de l'Aqueduc, 42 according to his death certificate.
1897 Liège, Rue de la Cathédrale, 77
Predecessor: Schüttringer Richard
Branch. Most likely very short-lived.

Locations

1887 - 1889 / Verviers, Rue David, 56<87> or 56-58
1890 Liège, Rue du Calvaire, 128
1893 - 1911 / Liège, Rue du Pot-d'Or, 47-49 or 49<94-95;07-11>
1897 Liège, Rue de la Cathédrale, 77

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#207

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SFJ revised 8.7.2017; MCC revised 21.5.2018; SFJ revised 4.7.2019, 7.7.2019 & 14.7.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 3.7.2020, 26.10.2020, 3.12.2020 & 12.8.2021

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