1856 251 Broadway, New York, New York.
Watson was recorded in the Photographic and fine Arts Journal (New York, New York) on January 1, 1856 in an article entitled the Photographic Galleries of America. Number One, New York. The author visited 69 Galleries in New York City.
Watson’s, formerly Plumb’s — Most of the specimens I believe were taken by Plumb. There was therefore little to judge from. I believe, however, this artist possesses merit.
Watson is recorded in other photographic directories but is recorded here because of the first hand account of his work.
 Not all first names or complete addresses were recorded in article. Craig’s Daguerreian Registry was used to assist in identification when possible first name and address were added.