1857 Rooms in Springs’ new brick building, opposite J. T. & S. M. Blair’s Grocery Store, Charlotte, North Carolina.
J. M. Lancaster was recorded in one advertisement that ran from May 12 to August 18, 1857 in The Western Democrat (Charlotte, North Carolina). Ambrotype Likenesses. The public is respectfully informed that J. M. Lancaster’s Ambrotype Gallery, opposite J. T. & S. M. Blair’s Grocery Store, in Springs’ new brick building, is now open, where a fine colored Ambrotype can be procured at from 75 cents to $9.
Ladies and gentlemen are requested to call and examine his Specimens, and have a Likeness taken of themselves or children. Call early, as such an opportunity is seldom offered. J. M. Lancaster. Charlotte, May 21, 1857.
J. M. Lancaster is recorded in Craig’s Daguerreian Registry as being active in 1857 in Charlotte, North Carolina as a daguerreotypist without a business address.