1859 407 Broadway, New York, New York. 1860 407 Broadway, New York, New York.
W. H. Melick was recorded in one advertisement that appeared on January 5, 1859 in The New York Herald (New York, New York). $1,000.—For Sale, A Strictly First Class photograph and ambrotype gallery, doing a large and profitable business, situated in a city in Georgia containing 20,000 inhabitants. W. H. Melick, 407 Broadway.
W. H. Melick was recorded in Craig’s Daguerreian Registry as being active in 1860. While the advertisement is for a gallery for sale in Georgia it is unknown at this time if the gallery was his or someone else’s.
 Craig’s Daguerreian Registry as Melick & Co.