Photography in Nineteenth Century America 1839-1900

 
Photography in Nineteenth Century America 1839-1900 Martha Sandweiss (Editor), Alan Trachtenberg (Contributor)
Alan Trachtenberg
Published: 
November, 1991
ISBN: 
978-0883600672
Publisher: 
Amon Carter Museum

An exploration of the relationship between photography and American culture during the 19th century. Six essays by scholars, illustrated by almost 250 photographic images, examine the varied ways in which photographs reflected and influenced 19th-century American life.

Area of Interest: 
Art History
Cultural History
Media
Period: 
19th Century
Region: 
United States