Cooper, Raymond O. (Baker City)

Raymond O. Cooper (Baker City)

Elite Studio

Chronology

1907-1911 Baker City

In 1917 this studio was owned by Mrs. Ella Foyen, see listing in this book.

Directory Listings

1907 POW pg. 82 Baker City “Cooper, Raymond A photographer”

1908 Baker City Directory pg. 53 “Elite Studio, Raymond O. Cooper, prop., 1915 Front” plus ad quoted below

1909 POW pg. 82 Baker City “Cooper, Raymond A photographer”

1917 Baker and Grant County Directory pg. 37 Baker “Elite Studio, The, Mrs Ella Foyen propr, 1726 Main””

Photographer’s Imprints

“Elite Studio, Baker Or” signed in negative, 8×10 view (Eastern Oregon Museum in Haines, Or.)

News Items and Advertisements

1911: “The Elite Studio, at Baker city, Oregon, has just completed some extensive alterations.” Camera Craft, Vol. XVIII, No. 9, September 1911

1908: “Photographs made at the Elite Studio are the BEST. Satisfaction Guaranteed, Prices are the Lowest. 1915 Front St., Baker City, Ore. Phone Main 657” R. L. Polk’s Directory of Baker City, Sumpter, Huntington, Haines, and Union, LaGrande and Pendleton, (Portland; Polk 1908.

Bibliography

Photographer’s Association of the Pacific Northwest, Programme of Seventh Annual Convention, September 3rd – 6th, 1907, Seattle; n.p. 1907. (unpaginated) “Members Photographic Association of the Pacific Northwest 1907…Cooper, R. O.—Baker City, Ore…”

Historic photos and images