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Alfred William Abraham

 (1836 - 1896)
Alfred William Abraham was active/lived in Michigan.  Alfred Abraham is known for photography, painting.

Alfred William Abraham

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Alfred William Abraham (1836-1896)

A noted photographer and amateur painter in Detroit, Michigan, Alfred Abraham was born on the Isle of Wight, England.  He settled permanently in Detroit around 1864.  For twenty years he is known to have operated photographic galleries and exhibited at local art stores and at Michigan State Fairs.

He died in Detroit, April 3, 1896.

Written and submitted by Edward P. Bentley, Art Historian, East Lansing, Michigan

Arthur Hopkin Gibson, Artists of Early Michigan,  Wayne State University Press, 1975

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About  Alfred William Abraham

Born:  1836 - Isle of Wight, England
Died:   1896 - Detroit, Michigan
Known for:  photography, painting