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Manitoba Photographers: Joseph Langevin (?-c1880)

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A cousin of Archbishop Langevin, he worked as a photographer in the Red River Settlement during the late 1860s and early 1870s. He was murdered in Minnesota around 1880.

Work location(s)



Late 1860s / Early 1870s

Red River Settlement


It is speculated that Larsen may have been photographer who took the famous photograph, circa 1869, of Louis Riel with his councillors.


We thank Elizabeth Blight for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Profile revised: 3 April 2013

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