Collins, Richard B. (Dallas)

Richard B. Collins (Dallas)


1884-1891 Dallas

1892 Victoria BC

Directory Listings

1884 POWI pg. 126 Dallas “Collins, Richard B., photographer”

1888 POWI Not listed

1889 POWI pg. 197 Dallas “Collins, R B picture enlarger”

1891 POWI pg. 228 Dallas “Collins, R. B., photographer”

Mautz Oregon “Collins, R. B., 1885, Dalles (sic)”

Photographer’s Imprints

“R. B. Collins, Photographer, Dallas, Oregon” printed front cabinet card tr

News Items and Advertisements

1888: “R. B. Collins, the photographer, is prepared to turn out photographs a Dallas in all its branches as good s in any part of the state” Polk County Observer, (Monmouth) 8 December 1888, pg. 3, col. 6.


Mattison, David, Camera Workers – The British Columbia Photographer’s Directory 1858-1900, author 1985, pg. C-9. Lists R. B. Collins as working in Victoria BC in 1892. His newspaper ad claims he has 20 years experience in the United States and England. Reference to the World 23 January 1892 pg. 4 is given.