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History of Photography - AHS 192

History of Photography - AHS 192

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Start with a keyword search to find materials on a particular topic. 
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Narrow your search by using subject headings  and / or by limiting by year, language, books only.   
Remember, a "subject" search must use official "subject headings". 
Here are some examples:

Photography History 19th Century Photography Artistic 20th Century  
Postmortem photography Photographic Criticism
Documentary photography Spirit Photography
Photography Of Men Evans, Walker, 1903-1975.
West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works. Photomontage

Reference Books
  • PhotoSpeak : a guide to the ideas, movements, and techniques of photography, 1839 to the present  - Rivera Ref TR15 .M63 1998
  • Photography encyclopedia - Rivera Ref TR9 .M39 1999
  • Macmillan biographical encyclopedia of photographic artists & innovators - Rivera Ref TR139 .B767 1983
  • Pioneer photographers of the far west : a biographical dictionary, 1840-1865 
    Rivera Ref TR 139 .P34 2000
  • Contemporary photographers - Rivera Ref TR139 .C664 1995
  • Photographers: a sourcebook for historical research - Rivera Ref TR15 .P485 1991
  • Photograph collector's guide - Rivera Ref TR6 .5 W57
  • History of photography : bibliography and reel guide to the microfilm collection - Rivera Ref TR15 .H573 1982
Article Databases

ArtAbstracts - ART

Bibliography of the History of Art

Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals

Special Resources
  • History of Photography, microfilm 489 reels - Microfilm Area #533
  • Early rare photographic books, Series A: the Northwestern Museum of Science and Industry collection, microfilm 11 reels - Microfilm Area #522
  • Victoria and Albert Museum photographic collection, microfilm 24 reels - Microfilm Area #613
  • Photographic views of New York City, microfiche 1481 fiche,  Microfiche area #115  

Websites

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/

History of Photography
http://www.rleggat.com/photohistory/

California Museum of Photography
http://www.cmp.ucr.edu/

Ad*Access (over 7,000 ads from U.S. and Canadian print sources
between 1911 and 1955)
http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/adaccess/

 

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