Basic biographical information about selected photographers who operated in the Czech lands before 1918. Besides those written by Pavel Scheufler, some of the entries were compiled in cooperation with other authors.

Wawra,Heinrich (Jindřich Vávra)

2. 2. 1831 Brno - 26. 5. 1887 Baden.
Naval doctor, traveller, botanist, collector, the first evidenced traveller-photographer from Czech lands (from 1857).

Wawra,Heinrich  (Jindřich Vávra) Wawra,Heinrich (Jindřich Vávra) - From the book Botanische Ergebnisse der Reise seiner Majestät des Kaisers von Mexico, Maximilian I. nach Brasilien. Vienna 1866


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