Midley history of early photography:

Menu of PDF files of the Midley series of R. D. Wood's
essays on the history of early photography

Midley history of early photography: PDF files

J. B. Reade: Bibliography of his writings  200 kB download pdf file
J. B. Reade’s letters to Jabez Hogg — Reade’s last days  171 kB download pdf file
J. B. Reade, Part I (1971) - full text  362 kB download pdf file
J. B. Reade, Part I (1971) - 2 plates  910 kB download pdf file
Gallic Acid and Talbot’s Calotype Patent
( J. B. Reade 1971, Part II )
 454kB download pdf file
Accounting W. H. F. Talbot’s Photogenic Drawing
at the Royal Society in 1839
 527kB download pdf file
Thoughts on Talbot in 1839  463kB download pdf file
Robert Bingham printing in France glass negatives
of London Exhibition of 1851 (source material).
 290kB download pdf file
Herschel/Talbot letters
re Talbot v. Henderson, 1854
 184kB download pdf file
Fourteenth March 1839,
Herschel’s Key to Photography
 1.5MB download pdf file
Daguerre's demonstrations at Palais d'Orsay.  169 kB download pdf file
Palais d'Orsay: 1834 map of St Germain.  122 kB download pdf file
Daguerreotype Patent, British Government &
Royal Society,  (with unpublished Addendum)
  80 kB download pdf file
Ste Croix in London  260 kB download pdf file
No Daguerreotype for the young Queen Victoria?  600kB download pdf file
‘Voyage of Captain Lucas to Sydney’ (English)   66 kB download pdf file
‘A viagem do Capitão Lucas’ (Portuguese)  120 kB download pdf file
Daguerreotype Portrait of Dorothy Draper   70 kB download pdf file
The Diorama in Great Britain  993 kB download pdf file
Diorama Patent Specification  969 kB download pdf file
Descriptions of the Diorama in London  135 kB download pdf file
Daguerre and his Diorama in Paris:
some financial announcements
 928 kB download pdf file
Treaty of Nanking:
Form and the Foreign Office, 1842-43
 358 kB download pdf file
Mrs Cameron's Copyrighted Photographs  205 kB download pdf file
J. B. Reade's letter to Robert Hunt (1854)   44 kB download pdf file
J. S. Winter's album 1854:
full unpublished version
  64 kB download pdf file
'Victorian Photographers'
(Thomas Sopwith's diary, 1839 and 1856
  22 kB download pdf file
George Sala on Photography in 1859   36 kB download pdf file
Claudet's Topaz Lens, 1867   29 kB download pdf file
Two book reviews   33 kB download pdf file
La Caricature 1839: Daguerréotypomanie   28 kB download pdf file
Leeuwenhoek's microscope specimens   44 kB download pdf file

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