Reuben R. Sallows was known across Canada and parts of the United States for his distinctive photographs and innovative ideas. His lengthy career produced an unparalleled photographic record of North American life at the turn of the century. The following resources were used in compiling the information about "Canada's photographic genius" presented in this site.
Hazlitt, Shirley. Colborne Connections 1836-1986: A Pictorial History: Featuring Photographs of R.R. Sallows and Others. Goderich, Ont.: Township of Colborne, 1986.
Chambers, Douglas. "Lost Arcadia: The Agricultural Photographs of Reuben R. Sallows." Lost Arcadia: The Agricultural Photographs of Reuben R. Sallows : Exhibition held November 5 - 28, 1993, Lynnwood Arts Centre. Simcoe, Ontario: Lynnwood Arts Centre, 1993.
Harrington, Frank. Frank Harrington's Kristmiss Book. Stratford, Ontario: Mercury Press, 1993.
Johnson, William S., Mark Rice, and Carla Williams. Photography from 1839 to Today: George Eastman House, Rochester, NY. New York, New York: Taschen America Lic, 2000.
Langer, Freddy, ed. Icons of Photography in the 19th Century. Munich, Germany: Prestel Verlag, 2002.
Phillips, Glen C. The Ontario Photographers List (1851-1900). Sarnia, Ontario: Iron Gate Publishing Co., 1990.
Phillips, Glen C. The Ontario Photographers List (1901-1925). Sarnia, Ontario: Iron Gate Publishing Co., 1997.
Rosenblum, Naomi. A World History of Photography. 3rd ed. New York, New York: Abbeville Press Publishers, 1997.
Sallows, Reuben. The Farm: Photographs by Reuben Sallows and John de Visser. Toronto: Methuen, 1984.
Wood, A.C. Old Days on the Farm. Toronto: McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart, 1918.
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Canada. The Census Office. Federal Census of 1871 ( Ontario Index).
Canada. The Census Office. Fourth Census of Canada, 1901. Ottawa: 1902.
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The Goderich Signal - 1870-1937.
The [Goderich] Star - 1870-1937.
Elliott, W.E. "Goderich Photographer Pioneer in Profession." Stratford Beacon Herald. 6 February 1980: p. 9.
"R.R. Sallows Was Camera Artist." The Goderich Signal-Star. 29 June 1967: p. 3-4.
Sallows, Reuben R. "Western Notes: Letter from R.R. Sallows in the Prairie Provinces." The Goderich Signal. 19 June 1913: p. 1.
Sallows, Reuben R. "Western Farmers Are Not Making Much Money, Says Mr. Sallows." The Goderich Signal. 26 June 1913: p. 1.
Sallows, Reuben R. "Mr. Sallows' Trip: North Battleford A Young and Growing City." The Goderich Signal. 10 July 1913: p. 1 and 5.
Sallows, Reuben R. "An Erratic People: Are the Doukhobors as Mr. Sallows Describes Them." The Goderich Signal. 24 July 1913: p. 1.
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Lynn S. R.R.
Sallows Landscape and Portrait Photographer.
Milton, Ontario: Ontario Agricultural Museum,
1988. Online. Archival & Special Collections,
University of Guelph Library. 7 January 2009
Imaging: The Photographs of Reuben Sallows (The
University of Guelph Library Collection Update
No. 19, 2002 - Rural History). Online.
Archival & Special Collections, University
of Guelph Library. 19 May 2004