Polak, Mayer or Meyer

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Professional

Details

Life dates

Amsterdam [NL], 1815 - ?, ?

Activity

1859 * - 1862 / Anvers, Rue Reynders, 36
Meyer Isaac, ° 6.11.1815. Arrived from Amsterdam [NL] in May 1858 and was recorded as a photographer at this address from 15.1.1859 until he left for Brussels on 23.5.1862. Itinerant in Geel in December 1859 and in Saint-Trond from March to May 1860, where he offered to take ambrotype portraits and landscapes.
1862 * - 1864 ca Bruxelles, Rue de la Montagne, 51
Predecessor: Velloni Gaëtan # Successor: Peemans [Adolphe] & Boschmans [C.] #
Arrived from Antwerp on 31.1.1862. He was never domiciled at this address. Also active for an unspecified period at Rue de l'Abattoir, 17. His departure was recorded on 13.4.1865 for Middelburg [NL] where he then settled. In May 1864, Polak, stating to come "from Brussels", had already visited Middelburg. He also passed through Goes [NL] in 1864 and Bergen op Zoom [NL] at an unspecified date.

Locations

1859 * - 1862 / Anvers, Rue Reynders, 36
1862 * - 1864 ca Bruxelles, Rue de la Montagne, 51

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3467

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 6.5.2018 & 11.12.2018; revised 24.2.2019 & 31.5.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; MD revised 22.4.2020

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