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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1894-1955
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taft, Robert
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
TR 23
NLM item number
T124p 1938a
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Photography
  • History
  • Photography
  • Photographie
  • Photographie
  • Photography
  • Geschichte
  • Fotografie
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Photography and the American scene : a social history, 1839-1889
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 546 pages
Isbn
9780486212012
Lccn
64018373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)566657
Label
Photography and the American scene : a social history, 1839-1889
Publication
Copyright
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 546 pages
Isbn
9780486212012
Lccn
64018373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)566657

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