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History of the Photographic Society of Philadelphia : a paper read before the Photographic Society, December 3, 1883 / by John C. Browne, 1884

Creator:
Browne, John C., 1838-1919  Search this
Subject:
Photographic Society of Philadelphia  Search this
Citation:
History of the Photographic Society of Philadelphia : a paper read before the Photographic Society, December 3, 1883 / by John C. Browne, 1884. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Photography -- Societies, etc. -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Photography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9999
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212789
AAA_collcode_browjohc
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212789

History of the Photographic Society of Philadelphia : a paper read before the Photographic Society, December 3, 1883 / by John C. Browne

Creator:
Browne, John C., 1838-1919  Search this
Names:
Photographic Society of Philadelphia  Search this
Extent:
17 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1884
Scope and Contents:
Browne describes a January, 1860 meeting convened to discuss the formation of the Society. He lists officers Constant Guillou, Fairman Rogers, S. Fisher Corlies, Coleman Sellers, and Frederick Graff; early photographic developments such as the globe lens, dry plates, and magnesium light; excursions made, an 1867 exhibit of prints by Salomon and Reutlinger; and a list of members from 1862-1883.
Biographical / Historical:
Established 1862.
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Philadelphia, Pa.: Photographic Society of Philadelphia, 1884.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1985 by the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
Photography -- Societies, etc. -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.browjohc
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw93ab929ee-b3a3-40cf-9a05-79d3746b41df
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-browjohc

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