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Tintypes for Coloring (Not Socially Distancing)

Unidentified Photographer, [Four Unidentified Men in Frames], ca. 1875 (2008.81.8) A PDF of the [Four Unidentified Men in Frames] is here. Unidentified Photographer, [Two Unidentified Women and Two Men with Tennis Rackets], 1880 (2008.81.4) A PDF of the [Two Unidentified … Continue reading

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Tintypes for Coloring (Four Musicians)

Unidentified Photographer, [Harmonica Player], ca. 1870 (2008.81.1) A PDF of this harmonica player is here. Unidentified Photographer, [Trumpeter], ca. 1870 (2008.81.32) A PDF of this trumpeter is here. Unidentified Photographer, [Violinist], ca. 1870 (2008.81.20) A PDF of this violinist is … Continue reading

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Tintypes for Coloring

Unidentified Photographer, [Butcher], ca. 1875 (2007.54.4) A PDF of this easy on the eye butcher is here. Unidentified Photographer, [Apple Vendor], ca. 1875 (2007.54.20) A PDF of this fecund apple vendor is here. Unidentified Photographer, [Iceman], ca. 1875 (2007.54.9) A … Continue reading

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Super Tintype Tuesday

Unidentified Photographer, [Horatio Seymour Campaign Buttons], 1868 (2008.16.1) Horatio Seymour (1810-1886) was a mayor of Utica, member of the New York House of Representatives, two nonconsecutive term New York state governor and unsuccessful Democratic presidential candidate in 1868 against Ulysses … Continue reading

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Tintype Tuesday: Six Horses

Unidentified Photographer, [Unidentified horse], ca. 1880 (2010.21.9) Unidentified Photographer, [Unidentified horse wearing a harness to drive away flies], ca. 1872 (2007.54.15) Unidentified Photographer, [Unidentified horses and plow], ca. 1975 (2007.54.24) Unidentified Photographer, [Unidentified horse], ca. 1875 (2007.54.19) Unidentified Photographer, [Unidentified … Continue reading

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A Tintype Tuesday: Family Photo Album

Unidentified Photographer, [Tintype Album], ca. 1880 (1582.1990) These unbound tintypes were found together in what was probably a family photo album. At this moment, not much is known about the photos and album, except the obvious: the album was well-used … Continue reading

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Re-reading Edwardian fashion tintypes

Unidentified Photographer, [Unidentified Woman at “Beach”],  ca. 1880, 2009.3.1 Some interpretations of early tintypes of women with their backs to the camera, believe the women are showing off their (lovely) long hairstyles. While very long hair was fashionable at the time, I like … Continue reading

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Spring Autochromes Coloring Pages

Unidentified photographer, [Flowers and flowers], ca. 1907 A PDF of the image can be found here. Unidentified photographer, [Flowers in a vase], ca. 1907 A PDF of the image can be found here. Unidentified photographer, [Flowers], ca. 1907 A PDF … Continue reading

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“A Mirror of Reality”

Unidentified Photographer, [Backs of Eight Unidentified Women with Long Hair], Image (Sheeting): 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (8.9 x 6.4 cm), Tintype, ca. 1880 (2413.2005) Unidentified photographer, Ida Cushman as “The Giggler”, Alice Cushman as Queen Elizabeth, Julie Hood … Continue reading

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Photographs

Photographs by The Chordettes; L. Roberts; Archie Bleyer, 1957 (If you are reading this blog post in an email you may not see the audio player, to hear this wonderful song please click here; or here to hear a song … Continue reading

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