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Four Daguerreotypes

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Title

Four Daguerreotypes

Subject

Four Daguerreotype Photographs in Original Boxes

Description

Four black and white photographs (daguerreotypes) in their original boxes. Each box has red fabric (possibly velvet or velveteen), a gold-colored frame (possibly real gold or gold gilt), with decoration on the outside of the box, and each has a small clasp. Each photograph is a portrait of a person.

Creator

Unknown - possibly created by Louis Jacques Mande Daguerre, the inventor the Daguerreotype.

Source

Sear Family
JoAnn Sear

Date

Unknown - possibly c. 1900

Contributor

April White
Dr. Thomas Kiffmeyer

Rights

Sear Family - JoAnn Sear
University of Nebraska at Kearney (Images)

Relation

http://daguerre.org/resource/history/history.html
http://www.daguerre.org/resource/exhibit/brochure.htm
http://home.earthlink.net/~michaelbriggs/dags/dags.html

Format

JPEG
Daguerreotype

Language

N/A

Coverage

Kearney, Nebraska

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Daguerreotypes in Original Boxes