Monday, September 3, 2018

Frank Albert Rinehart


Photographer: F. A. Rinehart
1520 Douglas St.
Omaha, Nebr.

Photographer: F. A. Rinehart
1520 Douglas St.
Omaha, Nebr.

This is the reverse design of both cards.

Frank Albert Rinehart
(12 Feb 1861 - 17 Dec 1928)

All data from city directories, US Census and FindaGrave website.

1861
born in Illinois or Indiana
1870’s
F A Rinehart and brother Alfred work with photographer Charles Bohm
1881
F A Rinehart and brother Alfred form a partnership with photographer William Henry Jackson

1886
moves to Omaha, NE, and sets up studio at 1520 Douglas
1886 - 1906
Rinehart studio at 1520 Douglas, Omaha, NE
1907
studio at 302 s 18th
1908 - 1916
studio 14 Wead bldg. at 306 s 18th
1917
at about this point his wife Anna takes over the studio as Rinehart and Marsden; Marsden is a son-in-law.
1918 - 1923
The studio still operates under the name Rinehart and Marsden with Mrs Anna Rinehart as owner.

1923
Omaha, NE, city directory says he has moved to New York, NY. The studio still operates under the name Rinehart and Marsden with Mrs Anna Rinehart as owner.
1928
F. A. Rinehart dies in Connecticut
1952
Mrs. Anna Rinehart retires because of ill health and George Marsden continues on with the studio until his death in 1966

The reverse of this card mentions 1887. The cabinet card here must have been done between 1887 and 1906. Probably closer to 1887 than 1906



Photographer Rinehart
1520 Douglas st,Omaha, NE
example from auction site

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