1859 72 Chatham Street, New York, New York.
George Degen was recorded in one advertisement on September 30, 1859 in The New York Herald (New York, New York). To Photographers—For Sale, A Double whole size [oethoscopic], object and camera, and all apparatus used in the photographic art. Apply to G. Degen, 72 Chatham street, third floor.
George Degen is recorded in Craig’s Daguerreian Registry as a variant spelling for George Dean. After checking the New York City directories for George Dean and George Degen in the 1858-1859; 1859-1860 and the 1860-1861, George Dean was not recorded, George Degen was recorded only in the 1859-1860 directory as a photographer, no business address was listed and lived at 407 Canal.