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The American daguerreotype

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Geneva Public Library 772.12 RIN (Text)
Second Floor Nonfiction
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 DONATION: Given by Ron Press

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780820305493
  • ISBN: 0820305499
  • Physical Description: x, 446 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, [1981]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Events leading to photography in America -- The pioneer days, 1839-1840 -- The formative years, 1841-1846 -- The years of expansion, 1847-1850 -- The affluent era, 1851-1860 -- Daguerreotype plates, apparatus, and processes -- Stereoscopic daguerreotypes -- Color and the daguerreotype -- Art influences -- Art and the portrait -- Miniature cases -- Reflections of an age -- Professional and amateur daguerreotypists -- Manufacturers and wholesale suppliers -- Case manufacturers and engravers.
Subject: Daguerreotype > History.
Photography > United States > History.
Daguerreotypie.
Genre: History.


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