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Informational Sources

  1. The History of Photography - from 1839 to present; Beaumont Newhall.
  2. The Keepers of Light - A History & Working Guide To Early Photographic Processes; William Crawford.
  3. Photography in Print - Writings from 1816 to the Present; Vicki Goldberg.
  4. Icons of Photography - The 19th Century; Freddy Langer.
  5. A World History of Photography; Naomi Rosenblum.

Image Sources

  1. USA Library of Congress
  2. Personal Collection

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