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The Resource Photography in nineteenth-century America, edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg ... [et al.]

Photography in nineteenth-century America, edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg ... [et al.]

Label
Photography in nineteenth-century America
Title
Photography in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
770/.973/09034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR23
LC item number
.P48 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
Label
Photography in nineteenth-century America, edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Amon Carter Museum, Oct. 26, 1991-Jan. 5, 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Martha A. Sandweiss -- Color plates -- Photography : the emergence of a keyword / Alan Trachtenberg -- The portrait studio and the celebrity : promoting the art / Barbara McCandless -- Portfolio -- Undecisive moments : the narrative tradition in Western photography / Martha A. Sandweiss -- "A terrible distinctness" : photography of the Civil War era / Keith F. Davis -- Portfolio -- American views and the romance of modernization / Peter Bacon Hales -- "Of charming glens, graceful glades, and frowning cliffs" : the economic incentives, social inducements, and aesthetic issues of American pictorial photography, 1880-1902 / Sarah Greenough -- Portfolio -- Appendix. Works in the exhibition, with artist biographies
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xv, 335 p.
Isbn
9780810936591
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
91000301
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; red cloth, stamped in gilt, over boards.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23079968
  • ucoclc23079968
Label
Photography in nineteenth-century America, edited by Martha A. Sandweiss ; with essays by Alan Trachtenberg ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Amon Carter Museum, Oct. 26, 1991-Jan. 5, 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Martha A. Sandweiss -- Color plates -- Photography : the emergence of a keyword / Alan Trachtenberg -- The portrait studio and the celebrity : promoting the art / Barbara McCandless -- Portfolio -- Undecisive moments : the narrative tradition in Western photography / Martha A. Sandweiss -- "A terrible distinctness" : photography of the Civil War era / Keith F. Davis -- Portfolio -- American views and the romance of modernization / Peter Bacon Hales -- "Of charming glens, graceful glades, and frowning cliffs" : the economic incentives, social inducements, and aesthetic issues of American pictorial photography, 1880-1902 / Sarah Greenough -- Portfolio -- Appendix. Works in the exhibition, with artist biographies
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xv, 335 p.
Isbn
9780810936591
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
91000301
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket; red cloth, stamped in gilt, over boards.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23079968
  • ucoclc23079968

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