Presentation on 19th Century Photography - NH

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  1. asrafferty

    asrafferty Member

    Aug 1, 2006
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    Thought those of you within driving distance of Henniker, NH (about 15 miles west of Concord) might find this of interest...flyer attached.

    New England College Colloquium
    CEI Building room 202
    Friday 5 March 12:30-1:30pm

    "Pictures Out of Sunshine: The Art, Science and Magic of Nineteenth Century American Photography" explores the history of the first few decades of photography in America and focuses in particular on the science, subject matter and popularity of the daguerreotype, the tintype and the ambrotype processes. We will look at themes in the work of Nathaniel Hawthorne to better understand 19th century ideas about