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The Resource Photography and the American scene; : a social history, 1839-1889

Photography and the American scene; : a social history, 1839-1889

Label
Photography and the American scene; : a social history, 1839-1889
Title
Photography and the American scene;
Title remainder
a social history, 1839-1889
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1894-1955
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taft, Robert
Dewey number
770.973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
TR23
LC item number
.T3 1964
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
TR 23
NLM item number
T124p 1938a
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Photography
  • United States
  • United States
  • History
  • Photography
  • United States
  • Photographie
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • Photographie
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • Photography
  • United States
  • Geschichte
  • Fotografie
  • USA
Label
Photography and the American scene; : a social history, 1839-1889
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Unabridged and unaltered republication of the work first published by the Macmillan Company in 1938."
Bibliography note
"Bibliography and notes": p. 453-516
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
"Their exquisite perfection almost transcends the bounds of sober belief" -- First portraits and first galleries -- The era of the daguerreotype -- Daguerreotypes and the public -- Daguerreotypy at its zenith -- Photography -- The ambrotype -- The family album -- The tintype -- The stereoscope -- "Boston as the eagle and the wild goose see it" -- Real amateurs -- Civil War photographers -- Photographing the frontier: first phase -- Photographing the frontier: second phase -- The cabinet photograph -- Kurtz, Sarony and Mora -- A new age -- The flexible film -- Zoopraxiscopes and less wordy innovations -- Photography and the pictorial press
Control code
ocm00566657
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 546 p.
Isbn
9780486212012
Lccn
64018373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illus., facsims., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 21383
  • (OCoLC)00566657
Label
Photography and the American scene; : a social history, 1839-1889
Publication
Note
"Unabridged and unaltered republication of the work first published by the Macmillan Company in 1938."
Bibliography note
"Bibliography and notes": p. 453-516
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
"Their exquisite perfection almost transcends the bounds of sober belief" -- First portraits and first galleries -- The era of the daguerreotype -- Daguerreotypes and the public -- Daguerreotypy at its zenith -- Photography -- The ambrotype -- The family album -- The tintype -- The stereoscope -- "Boston as the eagle and the wild goose see it" -- Real amateurs -- Civil War photographers -- Photographing the frontier: first phase -- Photographing the frontier: second phase -- The cabinet photograph -- Kurtz, Sarony and Mora -- A new age -- The flexible film -- Zoopraxiscopes and less wordy innovations -- Photography and the pictorial press
Control code
ocm00566657
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 546 p.
Isbn
9780486212012
Lccn
64018373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illus., facsims., ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 21383
  • (OCoLC)00566657

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