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A Century of photographs, 1846-1946

Author: Renata V Shaw; Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division.; Library of Congress.
Publisher: Washington : The Library : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1980.
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Articles originally published in the Quarterly journal of the Library of Congress, prints and photos division.
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Century of photographs, 1846-1946.
Washington : The Library : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1980
(OCoLC)622878952
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Renata V Shaw; Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division.; Library of Congress.
ISBN: 0844402958 9780844402956
OCLC Number: 5497409
Notes: Consists of articles originally published in the Quarterly journal of the Library of Congress that explore the collections of the Prints and Photographs Division.
Description: viii, 211 pages ; 25 x 29 cm
Contents: The pioneers --
John Plumbe, Jr., and the first architectural photographs of the Nation's Capitol / Alan Fern and Milton Kaplan --
Roger Fenton, photographer of the Crimean War / Hirst D. Milhollen --
Two photographs of Abraham Lincoln: a Calvin Jackson ambrotype and a Mathew B. Brady negative / Paul Vanderbilt --
A Preston Butler ambrotype of Lincoln / Alan Fern and Hirst D. Milhollen --
The Mathew B. Brady collection / Hirst D. Milhollen --
The Brady-Handy collection / Hirst D. Milhollen --
The case of the missing photographers: Haas and Peale / Milton Kaplan --
Creative photography --
Creative photography, 1869-1969 / Jerald C. Maddox --
Essay on a tintype / Jerald C. Maddox --
The Arnold Genthe collection / Paul Vanderbilt --
Documentary photography abroad --
Africa through the eye of a camera: The Carpenter collection / Milton Kaplan --
The Matson collection: a half century of photography in the Middle East / George S. Hobart --
The American Red Cross collection of photographs and negatives / Hirst D. Milhollen --
Photographs of Nazi origin / Paul Vanderbilt --
Documentary photography in the United States --
Erwin Evans Smith: cowboy photographer --
Alexander Graham Bell: a photograph album / Beverly W. Brannan with Patricia T. Thompson --
Discovering Theodor Horydczak's Washington / Beverly W. Brannan.
Responsibility: selected from the collections of the Library of Congress ; compiled by Renata V. Shaw.

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Articles originally published in the Quarterly journal of the Library of Congress, prints and photos division.

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