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Organisation: Negretti & Zambra, scientific instrument maker

Historical details of this organisation
Full name
Negretti & Zambra
Short name
Negretti & Zambra
Main area of activity
scientific instrument maker
Secondary area(s) of activity
lantern and slide dealer
Date of foundation
24 April 1850
Main period and nation of relevant activity
N/A, England
Related organisations

took over business of Henry Negretti, 1850

took over business of Newman and Son, 1860

Known locations
Known date(s)
Connection
Location
1860-1926
business address
1884-1941
business address
1884-1918
business address
People linked to this organisation

MASON, Thomas  (fl. 1870s-1910s) – employee, dates unknown

NEGRETTI, H.P.J.  (1851-1919) – partner, 1879-1919

NEGRETTI, Henry  (c.1818-1879) – partner, 1850-1879

ZAMBRA, Joseph  (1822-1897) – partner, 1850-1888

ZAMBRA, Joseph C.  (1847-1892) – partner, 1879-1892

ZAMBRA, Marcus  (1849-1914) – partner, 1888-1909

References
Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 208
‘A brief history of the lantern’ in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 5
Lucerna ID 1000848

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 7 August 2014

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