john dubas


Clothing, ca. 1900-1915, as photographed by John Dubas. 

All photographs by John Dubas (fl. 1904-1973), in or near Baltimore. Arthur U. Hooper Memorial Collection, Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, Maryland Historical Society:

Francois Dubas, father to John Dubas
July 7, 1907
John Dubas

Portrait of unidentified man in suit, bowtie, hat
ca. 1915
John Dubas

Portrait of unidentified, young man in tie
ca. 1914
John Dubas

Lisy Dubas and Rosy Dubas
May 31, 1908
John Dubas 

Women posed on tree
May 1, 1910
John Dubas
MC9443 .3

Dubas Family: Mother, Father, Francois, Jr.
January 23, 1907
John Dubas

John Dubas with Speedgun Speedgraphic large format camera
March 9, 1943
Unidentified photographer
8 x 10 inch film negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
MC9519 .1

This is probably a self-portrait in Baltimore, as this is where Dubas lived and worked as a photographer (more specifically, he lived in East Baltimore). He is one of the best photographers this city has seen, but for whatever reason, not many people have heard of him today. 


Little Pekin Restaurant
200 block, West Franklin Street
ca. 1916
John Dubas (fl. 1905—1973)
5 x 7 inch glass negative
Arthur U. Hooper Memorial Collection
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society

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