Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. [not numbered]
Easterly has a varied lot of his daguerreotypes on exhibition. They are remarkably fine specimens of this art, which photographs can never wholly supersede; for, after all, such pictures have a nearness to nature that photographs generally lack. [P. 84; see entry 02570001 for related commentary.]
Tenth Annual Report of the Saint Louis Agricultural and Mechanical Association. Prepared for Publication by John T. Tracy. St. Louis: Missouri Democrat Book and Job Printing House. 1871.