Société Photographique de Courtrai

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  • Group

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Activity

1892 * - 1897 / Courtrai, Ecole Industrielle
President: Frédéric d'Hont; Secretary: Maurice Declerck; Treasurer: Albéric Goethals. 39 members in 1894. Organized a joint exhibition with the "Cercle Photographique de Bruges" which was held first in Courtrai in August 1894 and then in Bruges in December 1894. In a step unique amongst autonomous photography clubs in Belgium, members of the "Société Photographique de Courtrai" moved to transform their club into the Courtrai section of the "Association belge de Photographie" at a meeting on 25.1.1897 with immediate effect. Frédéric d'Hont retained the presidency. Vice presidents: Emile Vandesteene and Maurice Declerck; Secretary: Romain Ickx.

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1892 * - 1897 / Courtrai, Ecole Industrielle

Exhibitions

Ixelles, 1895.

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#3929

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 9.3.2019; SFJ revised 22.9.2019 & 26.6.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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