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Daguerreotype of a coffee and spice trader posing on his wagon with a dry goods store, newspaper office, and a number of bystanders in the background which was taken in Winsted, Connecticut, c. 1850’s.

Daguerreotype of a coffee and spice trader posing on his wagon with a dry goods store, newspaper office, and a number of bystanders in the background which was taken in Winsted, Connecticut, c. 1850’s.

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Daguerreotype portrait of King Mongkut of Thailand sitting on his throne, c. 1856. This photograph was presented to Queen Victoria in November 1857. By Luang Wisut Yothamat.
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Daguerreotype portrait of King Mongkut of Thailand sitting on his throne, c. 1856. This photograph was presented to Queen Victoria in November 1857. By Luang Wisut Yothamat.

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Salt print from a talbotype negative of a private and sergeant of the 42nd Gordon Highlanders posing with a cannon in Edinburgh Castle, Scotland, April 9, 1846. By David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.
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Salt print from a talbotype negative of a private and sergeant of the 42nd Gordon Highlanders posing with a cannon in Edinburgh Castle, Scotland, April 9, 1846. By David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson.

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People wearing earbuds listening to a phonograph recording for the first time during a cattle show in Tonstad, Norway, c. 1890’s.
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People wearing earbuds listening to a phonograph recording for the first time during a cattle show in Tonstad, Norway, c. 1890’s.

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Photograph taken during a gas drill organized by the Office of Civilian Defense in Hawaii, c. 1941.
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Photograph taken during a gas drill organized by the Office of Civilian Defense in Hawaii, c. 1941.

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Hand-colored ambrotype portrait believed to be of Confederate Navy engineer William Ahearn.
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Hand-colored ambrotype portrait believed to be of Confederate Navy engineer William Ahearn.

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Salt print from a calotype negative of a street-level view of High Street in Oxford, England, September 1843. By William Henry Fox Talbot.

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Daguerreotype of a group of people posing in front of the Porte Notre-Dame in Cambrai, France, 1842. By Auguste Rosalie Bisson.
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Daguerreotype of a group of people posing in front of the Porte Notre-Dame in Cambrai, France, 1842. By Auguste Rosalie Bisson.

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Daguerreotype of a peddler posing on his well-stocked wagon.

Daguerreotype of a peddler posing on his well-stocked wagon.

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Ambrotype portrait of an African American sailor who is said to be holding two photographic portraits of Confederate soldiers.
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Ambrotype portrait of an African American sailor who is said to be holding two photographic portraits of Confederate soldiers.

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