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The Daguerreian Annual 1991

Feature Portfolio:

Nine Daguerreotypes of Miscellaneous Objects, Items and Things

Table of Contents

The Editor's Fuming Box, Peter E. Palmquist

Front Yard Lunar Daguerreotypy, Robert Shlaer

William Shew: A Portrait Photographer for More Than Half a Century, O.V. Lange

Daguerreotype Care for the Collector, M. Susan Barger

Vignette: I Said--SMILE! Cliff Krainik

A Souvenir of the Portage Railroad Bridge, Wm. B. Becker

Glenalvon J. Goodridge: Black Daguerreian, Linda A. Ries

Marcus Aurelius Root: Heliographer, Clyde H. Dilley

Vignette: A Famous Rebus Mirrored, Chris Steele

Photographers of the Late 1850s: Capsule Reviews for the Photographic Journals of the Period, Ron Polito

Reflecting on Daguerre: Six Items from the Matthew Isenburg Collection, Matthew Isenburg

Anson and Edwin H. Clark: Pioneering Daguerreotypists of Western Massachusetts, Richard Bolt

PORTFOLIO--Nine Daguerreotypes of Miscellaneous Object, Items and Things

Pioneers of Photography--Jex J. Bardwell, William and Estelle Marder

A Texas Frontier Daguerreotype, Lawrence T. Jones

The Graves & Prudden Daguerreotype, Graham W. Garrett

A Second Graves & Prudden Daguerreotype, Graham W. Garrett

The Daguerreotype Plate as Seen by a Contemporary Daguerreian Artist, Irving Pobboravsky

Copying Your Daguerreotypes: A Primer, Dennis A. Waters

Poor Lamb! A Profile of Animal Trainer Isaac Van Amburgh, Mike Jacob

Art Imitates Life: A Daguerreian Satire of the Benton-Kearney Feud, 1848, Thomas Kailbourn

On the Life and Travels of C.E. Johnson: Daguerreian, William L. Camp

The Alchemy of Research: How to Turn the Silver Plate Into Pure Gold, Matthew Isenburg

Vignette: Two Black Portraits from the John Hightower Collection, Thomas Kailbourn

The Swedish Nightingale and the Baltimore Daguerreians, Ross J. Kelbaugh

Vignette: Scovill's Unique "Family Cases", Peter E. Palmquist

Becquerel--Development "in a New Light", Gerard Meegan

Art and the American Daguerreotype, Floyd and Marion Rinhart

A Survey of Daguerreian Literature, John Wood

Ball's Daguerreian Gallery of the West, Clyde H. Dilley

Augustin Edouart: A Real Cut Up! Wendell Phillips Dodge

Robert H. Vance: The Maine and Boston Years, Peter E. Palmquist

William Shew: Miniature Casemaker in Boston, Frank R. Fraprie

Vignette: J.W. Stancliff, John Wood

Carleton E. Watkins: A Biography--Chapter 4--From Babies to Landscapes 1856-1858, Peter E. Palmquist

APPENDIX--Mini Daguerreian Biographies and Chronologies

Hugh S. Anderson
C. Duben
Thomas H. Johnson
Rudolph Jordon
William Marratt
Mrs. C.A. Nichols
Mary E. McKinstry
Joseph B. Pleasants
George Reuben Charles
Thomas Rogers
Leo J. Schumacher
William H. Simmons
Charles Stuart Wolff

Index of Daguerreian Names

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