Amon Carter Museum Composite I: Wet-Plate Photography (VHS)

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Demonstrates the wet plate photography process through computer animation of 19th-century technical manuals.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
College/Adult
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
Photography
Art Ed/Museum Ed
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
TRC format: 
Audio-Visual