Photography in Nineteenth-Century America

Explores the relationship between photography and culture from 1839-1900 in America as the medium changed from an awe-inspiring new process of fixing an image on a silvered plate to an accepted way of recording and interpreting the visible world.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
Art Surveys
Photography
TRC format: 
Book