Joseph Buchtel

organization, ENTITY.2436
Life Dates:
1830 – 1916
Artist Biography:
From East Portland, Oregon One of the most renown early photographers of portland. Born in Ohio he moved to portland in 1852 where he eventually set up his photography studio. He was the county sheriff in 1880. He left the city after the death of his son he moved back east and left his business to another man, when he returned to portland he found that much of his old work had been destroyed. After that he ran a small gallery in portland until his death.

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