American 19th Century Photography
(above: Self-Portrait of Edward S. Curtis)
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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:
Introduction: Enlarging a Little Giant; essay by Harold Holzer (8/21/08)
Yosemite's Structure and Textures: Photographs by Eadweard Muybridge, Carleton Watkins, Ansel Adams, and Others (7/26/07)
A Photographic Portrait of Boston, 1840-1865 (3/2/06)
Visions of a Vanishing Culture: Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indian (10/1/04)
Through the Eye of the Camera: 19th and 20th Century Photography from the Royal & SunAlliance Collection (12/19/03)
Time Stands Still: Muybridge and the Instantaneous Photography Movement (12/11/03)
The Master Prints of Edward S. Curtis: Portraits of Native America (7/14/03)
History Past, History Present: The Daguerreotype Portrait in America (2/13/01)
Durable Memento: Portraits by Augustus Washington, African American Daguerreotypist (2/17/00)
Carleton Watkins: From Where the View Looked Best (11/18/99)
Drawing Shadows to Stone: Photographing North Pacific Peoples, 1897-1902 and Objects of Northern Life (6/15/99)
Carleton Watkins: The Art of Perception (6/15/99)
Edward Curtis: The North American Indian (5/13/99)
Art of the Gold Rush (11/5/98)
Gold Fever! The Lure and Legacy of the Califomia Gold Rush (8/8/98)
Art of the Gold Rush
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