Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 1 of 1

John and Jane Adams Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0455
Scope and Contents The John and Jane Adams Photograph Collection documents the history of photography, including various photographic processes and formats, such as albumen prints, cyanotypes, platinotypes, ambrotypes, gelatin silver prints, glass negatives, carte de visites, tin types, cabinet cards, and more.  In addition, the collection also illustrates the evolution of photographic subject matter and studio advertising.  Highlights include early daguerreotypes, an...
Dates: 1840-1946; Majority of material found in 1890-1920

Filtered By

  • Subject: Photographs X
  • Subject: Photograph albums X
  • Subject: Collodion process X