Dan Diamond in Craig, Colorado

Born in Huron,Ontario, Canada, Dan Diamond worked as a cabinetmaker in Chicago before learning photography. Chicago’s cold weather, combined with the dusty conditions of a woodworking shop, irritated Diamond’s lungs. This condition would plague him for the rest of his life. Diamond returned to Ontario, studied photography, and set up a studio in Pocatello, Idaho … Continue reading “Dan Diamond in Craig, Colorado”

Photographers in Routt County, Colorado

This blog post presents a chronological listing of photographers who had studios in Routt  County in the 19th century.  (In 1911, the western portion of Routt County split off to form Moffat County.) More detailed posts for some of these photographers are available on the blog. Routt and Moffat Counties are located in the northwest … Continue reading “Photographers in Routt County, Colorado”