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Charles Darwin by Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron, [Charles Darwin], 1868 (323.1983) Julia Margaret Cameron made this photo of Charles Darwin, who was born on this day, February 12th 1809, on the Isle of Wight in the early summer of 1868. This carbon print was … Continue reading

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Simian shutterbugs

Vu, (The Monkey and the Magic Box), photograph by André Kertész, November 13, 1929 (2007.84.8) With all the hoopla surrounding monkey selfies, let’s not forget that long before “a female Celebes crested macaque (Macaca nigra)” borrowed David Slater’s camera in … Continue reading

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re: evolution

Julia Margaret Cameron, Charles Darwin, July – August, 1868 Gary Brotmeyer, Lucy, 1987 Lee Sievan, Class in Cultural Anthropology at Hunter College, 1940s Weegee, Darwin – Ted Jonas, ca. 1960 Weegee, “Hypo” My Assistant, ca. 1950 Weegee, [Showgirl Sherry Britton … Continue reading

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