|Sliding box camera|
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George Hare (born 1825, died 1913) was a joiner from Yorkshire. After working in York he moved to London were he joined camera maker Thomas Ottewill's company. In the mid-1850s he founded his own firm. It made a great variety of fine wooden view cameras. One known address was 26 Calthorpe Street London.
|Advertisement G.Hare's New Camera 1882|
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