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Whyte, John A. (John Alexander), 1864-1911



  • Existence: 1864 - 1911

Biographical History

John A. Whyte (1864-1911) was a professional photographer in Richfield, Utah.

Utah State Gazeteer and Business Directory, 1903-1904: page 286 (John A. Whyte; photographer; Richfield, Utah)

FamilySearch, via WWW, January 10, 2020 (John Alexander White; John A. White; Born June 9, 1864 in Bruce, Ontario; m. 1901 in Salt Lake City, Utah; d. May 29, 1911 in Richfield, Utah)

Richfield Reaper, June 2, 1911 (Jack Whyte; member of Presbyterian Church, Masonic lodge, Oddfellows, and Maccabees in Richfield, Utah; son of Archibald Whyte; b. June 9, 1864 in Ontario, Canada; previously lived in Great Falls, Montana and Salt Lake City, Utah; moved to Richfield shortly after marriage; one of most accomplished photographers in Utah; d. May 29, 1911 of pneumonia)

Richfield Reaper, October 19, 1911 (J. A. Whyte; studio taken over by R. D. Adams)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

John A. Whyte photographs of The Southern Hotel in Richfield, Utah

 Collection — Oversize-folder 1: [Barcode: 31197239267179]
Identifier: MSS 9224
Scope and Contents

Contains four mounted photographs of The Southern Hotel in Richfield, Utah. Photographs document the alterations made to the hotel. Two of the photographs have the exterior of the hotel as their main subject, while the others focus on the interior of the hotel. Photograph mounts are stamped "Whyte, Richfield, Utah." Dated between approximately 1908 and 1911.

Dates: approximately 1908-1911