Philippart, Alfred

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Person (Male)

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  • Amateur

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Life dates

Tournai, 1842 - ?, 1930

Activity

1875 - 1882 Liège - Seraing
Alfred Louis Joseph, ° 24.4.1842. Mining engineer; graduated from the University of Liège in 1864. Departmental head at "Société John Cockerill" where he perfected local casting by the Bessmer process. Member of the ABP from 9.3.1875 ("Philipart"). Not a member of the ABP, 1884-1891.
1892 - 1905 Isbergues [Pas-de-Calais, F]
Director of steelworks. Won third prize ("Alfred Philippart of Liège") in a photography competition organised by "Liège-Attractions" in July 1904. Both his daughter Sophie and her future husband Fernand François were members of the ABP during this period - see relevant entries.
1906 - 1914 Liège

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1875 - 1882 Liège - Seraing
1892 - 1905 Isbergues [Pas-de-Calais, F]
1906 - 1914 Liège

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Association belge de Photographie

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Dates of affiliation

1875 - 1914

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3352

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 5.5.2018 & 8.6.2018; SFJ revised 5.4.2019, 2.12.2019, 27.4.2020 & 14.7.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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