Author:James Waterhouse

James Waterhouse
Major-General. Indian Staff Corps. Vice-President of the Royal Photographic Society. Assistant Surveyor-General in charge of Photographic Operations in the Surveyor-General’s Office, Calcutta, 1866-1897. Took part in the observation of total eclipses, 1871 and 1875, and of transit of Venus, 1874. President of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, 1888-1890. Author of The Preparation of Drawings for Photographic Reproduction; &c.[1]
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "J. Wa.*"



  1. "WATERHOUSE, Maj.-Gen. James". Who's Who, 59: p. 1844. 1907. 

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