Benjamin, R. Allen

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Benjamin, R. Allen

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  • Benjamin, Robert Allen

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1920-2014

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Robert Allen Benjamin (1920-2014), professional photographer, was born 3 November 1920 in Brookfield, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada to Stairs Benjamin (1891-1936) and Helen Francis (Titus) Benjamin (1910-1950). Shortly after his birth, the family moved to 49 Lyle Street in Dartmouth, NS. He studied photography in New York City, then in 1940 opened a photographic business Industrial Commercial Portraits which became Benjamin Studio in 1947, located in the Bell Building in Dartmouth, NS. The business lasted until 1970. He died in Deland, Florida, United States on 25 July 2014.

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2020-02-12 created

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1921 Census of Canada, Nova Scotia, Subdistrict 93 Dartmouth, page 6 accessed on October 29, 2019 at Ancestry.ca

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Karen White

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