Tag Archives: Rockland Maine

J. M. Murphy

1853                Address Unknown, Rockland, Maine,

J. M. Murphy was recorded in one announcement that appeared on May 24, 1853 in The Evening Post (New York, New York).  The Fire at Rockland.  Rockland, (Me.) May 24.

The following are the names of the principal suffers by the fire which occurred in this town on Sunday morning…Also J. M. Murphy’s Daguerrean Rooms, Crocker’s Daguerrean rooms…

J. M. Murphy is not recorded I other photographic directories.

E. Crocker

1853                Address Unknown, Rockland, Maine,

E. Crocker was recorded in one announcement that appeared on May 24, 1853 in The Evening Post (New York, New York).  The Fire at Rockland.  Rockland, (Me.) May 24.

The following are the names of the principal suffers by the fire which occurred in this town on Sunday morning…Also J. M. Murphy’s Daguerrean Rooms, Crocker’s Daguerrean rooms…

E. Crocker is not listed in other photographic directories.  Craig’s Daguerreian Registry does record E. Crockett, who was active in Maine in 1849-1856.  If they are the same person, which spelling is correct is unknown at this time.