The Daguerreotype in America

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Courier Corporation, Jan 1, 1976 - Photography - 175 pages
Wonderful portraits, 1850s towns, landscapes; full text plus 104 photos. Enlarged edition.
 

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Contents

11
CHAPTER PAGE
16
A Wonder from Paris 15
22
28
Daguerres Agent 28
Boston Pioneers 38
3738 Cincinnati waterfront By Charles Fontayne and William Southgate
37
Porter 1848
38
Dan Bryant minstrel Probably by John H Fitzgibbon about 1855
40
St Louis levee about 1855
41
Suspension bridge of St Anthony Minneapolis
42
Maungwudaus chief of the Ojibway tribe of Pennsylvania about 1850
43
Abraham Lincoln By N H Shepard about 1847
45
Francis Parkman By Southworth Hawes about 1850
47

Innovations from Philadelphia 49
The Broadway Galleries 55
Itinerants and Travelers 67
Facing the Camera 76
The Explorers
A Tool for Scientists 92
Photography Triumphant 107
The family daguerreotype about 1850
1
State Street at Main Rochester New York By Edward Tompkins Whitney
12
Frederick Warren city marshal of Worcester Massachusetts about 1850
22
Burning mills at Oswego New York By George N Barnard 1853
28
Suburban house about 1850
34
Group at Niagara Falls By Platt D Babbitt about 1855
36
Sleeping baby By Southworth Hawes about 1850
49
Daniel Webster sitting outdoors at his Marshfield Massachusetts home about 1848
50
Companion of Daniel Webster about 1848
51
Elderly couple By Southworth Hawes about 1850
58
Girls school By Southworth Hawes about 1855
61
Washington Irving By John Plumbe Jr about 1849
64
Elihu Burritt about 1850
66
The American Process
115
Biographies
139
Notes on the Text
157
Notes on the Plates
166
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