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Salted paper prints

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Photographic prints having light-sensitive salts in the fibers of the paper rather than in a binder; the image is positive and is printed out rather than developed out. For positive prints specifically made by Talbot's calotype process, use the more specific "calotype prints (positive prints).

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

The Tomb of Washington. As it appeared May 14, 1859., May 14, 1859

 Item — Drawer Flat files: Series HPC - Flat Files
Identifier: 2022-VR-006
Scope and Contents

Issued as 'Gift No. 140' for purchase of a book from H. E. Hoyt & Co.'s gift book store in Baltimore, Maryland. Gift book stores offered a prize with each purchased volume. Each book had a number or code on it corresponding to a random prize.

Dates: May 14, 1859