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Glossary Term: Vintage Photograph - Collection Connections
What is a Vintage Photograph? An image taken with older equipment/processes Daguerreotypes dominated the field of photography until the mid-1850s. A daguerreotype is a copper plate covered with a thin layer of polished silver that looks like a mirror when held at a certain angle In the mid-1850s, ambrotypes replaced the daguerreotype. An ambrotype is …