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LL/84917
First announcement made in Ottoman territory of the discovery of photography; the article appeared in issue 186 of the daily Takvim-i Vekayi, October 28, 1839 (19 Saban 1255)
1839, 28 October
Newspaper article
 
Private collection of Engin Ozendes
© Engin Özendes Collection
 
LL/84917

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LL/42665
Jules Richard (1848-1930) [Attributed to]
Scene turque : 5 personnages debout entourant un homme assis
n.d.
Daguerreotype
 
Musée d'Orsay
(C) RMN (Musée d'Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski, Europeana Identifier: RMNDO000000281589 ; Pho1979-39
 
LL/42665

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LL/67088
Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey
Constantinople. Grande Mosquée ?
1842-1844
Daguerreotype
8 x 9.5 cm (image)
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
EST RESERVE EG2-715, Identifiant: ark:/12148/btv1b6902801n
 
LL/67088

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LL/77319
Unidentified photographer
Group portrait of a possibly Turkish group
1860 (ca)
Tintype, framed
 
Private collection of Jason David Wright
 
LL/77319

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LL/88193
Alexander Svoboda
Ayaslouk: Ruines de la grande Mosquée (intérieur). - Dessin de Guland d'apres une photographie de M. Svoboda.
1864
Magazine illustration
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
ark:/12148/bpt6k343847
 
LL/88193 [Further details available]

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LL/88195
A. de Moustier
Bas-relief dit de Sésostris, chaîne de Tmolus, près Nymphi
1864
Magazine illustration
 
Google Books
 
LL/88195 [Further details available]

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LL/25257
James Robertson
Mosque of Soliman the Magnificent (Solimanyah, Constantinople)
1855
Albumen print
25 x 30,4 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Courtesy of Bassenge, Berlin (Photography, Sale: 90, Lot: 4125, Dec 5, 2007)
 
LL/25257 [Further details available]

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LL/86083
Abdullah frères
Street vendor selling cakes
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Dr. Adrian-Silvan Ionescu
 
LL/86083

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LL/86086
Abdullah frères
Whirling Derviches
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Dr. Adrian-Silvan Ionescu
 
LL/86086

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LL/86091
Herman Leon (Constantinople)
Whirling Derviches
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Dr. Adrian-Silvan Ionescu
 
LL/86091

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LL/46243
Guillaume Berggren
Turquie. Un porteur
1870 (ca)
Albumen print
18 x 24 cm
 
Photo Verdeau
 
LL/46243

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LL/85643
Guillaume Berggren
Porter
1875 (ca)
Albumen print
13.4 x 9.8 cm
 
Moderna Museet
Purchase 1990, FM 1990 004 032
 
LL/85643

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LL/40076
Abdullah frères
Elégante Turque, Constantinople
1870 (ca)
Albumen print
20 x 25 cm
 
Photo Verdeau
 
LL/40076

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LL/52585
Abdullah frères
The ward for infectious diseases in the Hasköy Hospital for Women
[Abdul-Hamid II Collection]
1880-1893
Albumen print
15 3/16 x 12 ins (mount)
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 9534, Reproduction number: LC-USZC4-11669 (color film copy transparency) LC-USZ62-81595 (b&w film copy neg.)
 
LL/52585

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LL/52559
Pascal Sebah
Premiéré Partie, Planche I: Bourgeois de Constantinople
[Les costumes populaires de la Turquie en 1873]
1873
Title page
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Id: GT1267 .H2
 
LL/52559 [Further details available]

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LL/46252
Sebah & Joaillier
Portrait d'une jeune femme Turque
1880 (ca)
Albumen print
20 x 25 cm
 
Photo Verdeau
 
LL/46252

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LL/88203
Arif Hikmet Koyunoglu
Street vendor in a street of Eyüp (Marchand ambulant dans une rue d’Eyüp)
1905
Photograph
 
Private collection of Engin Ozendes
 
LL/88203

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LL/84282
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of Ali Sami Aközer [Garden of Imperial School of Engineers, Istanbul]
1890
Photograph
 
Private collection of Engin Ozendes
 
LL/84282 [Further details available]

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LL/82722
Unidentified photographer
Constantinople
[Die Mittelmeerfahrt der "Augusta Victoria"]
1891
Collotype, book plate
 
Sotheby's - London
Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natural History, 15 May 2018, Lot: 309
 
LL/82722 [Further details available]

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LL/84229
Ali Sami Aközer
Adjutant Ahmed Emin, with his photographic equipment [Servili Ahmed Emin]
1886
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Engin Ozendes
 
LL/84229

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LL/84182
Unidentified photographer
Two soldiers in front of a background showing Hagia Sophia in Istanbul
n.d.
Gelatin silver print
 
Private collection of Christopher Steiner
 
LL/84182

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LL/31816
Augustus Francis Sherman
[Turkish man]
1906-1914 (ca)
Platinum print
 
New York Public Library
Manuscripts and Archives Division, William Williams papers / Photographs of immigrants, Image ID: 1206551
 
LL/31816 [Further details available]

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LL/60689
W. L. Sachtleben
Corpses of massacred Armenians in Erzurum
1895, 30 October (taken) 1895, 7 Dec (published)
Magazine illustration
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/60689 [Further details available]

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LL/45096
Unidentified photographer
Tea drinkers, Istanbul
1895 (ca)
Photochrom
 
Photoinstitut Bonartes
© Photoinstitut Bonartes
 
LL/45096 [Further details available]

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LL/45097
Unidentified photographer
In front of a mosque, Istanbul
1895 (ca)
Photochrom
 
Photoinstitut Bonartes
© Photoinstitut Bonartes
 
LL/45097 [Further details available]

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LL/33047
Turkish women
1930
Postcard
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/33047

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LL/88242
Chris Hadfield
Istanbul at night, photographed from the ISS
2013, 7 April
Digital image
 
NASA
 
LL/88242

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
1840-1860 - Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey: The Ancient and Classical World
Aerial - Satellite and space station imaging
Albums - Turkey: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (1880-1893)
Anthropology and ethnology - Augustus Francis Sherman: Ellis Island portraits
Anthropology and ethnology - Daguerreotypes: Ethnic
Archaeology - Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey: The Ancient and Classical World
Armenia - Armenian massacres (1915-1923)
Armenian massacres (1915-1923) - Armenian massacres (1915-1923)
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Balustrades - Props, accessories and novelties: Balustrades
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Characters and occupational types - Porters
Characters and occupational types - Street vendors
Cityscapes - Urban - Introduction to cityscapes and the urban context
Cityscapes - Urban - James Robertson: Constantinople
Cityscapes - Urban - Landscape: Cityscapes
Colour - Photochroms
Composition - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Ethnic
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Exteriors
Daguerreotypists - Turkey - Daguerreotypes: Turkey
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Augustus Francis Sherman: Ellis Island portraits
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Carte de visites: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Daguerreotypes: Ethnic
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Pascal Sebah: Les costumes populaires de la Turquie en 1873
Evidence - Armenian massacres (1915-1923)
Fabricated realities - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Group portraits - Group portraits
Immigrants and immigration - Augustus Francis Sherman: Ellis Island portraits
Introduction to Luminous-Lint - The global spread of photography
Iran - Introduction to photography in Iran
Leisure - Leisure: Reading
New York - Augustus Francis Sherman: Ellis Island portraits
Non-canonical photography - Non-canonical examples
Occupational - Guillaume Berggren: Occupationals
Occupational - Introduction to occupationals
Occupational - Porters
Occupational - Street vendors
Occupations and roles - Introduction to occupationals
Occupations and roles - Street vendors
Occupations and roles - Turkey: Porters
Peoples of the world - Augustus Francis Sherman: Ellis Island portraits
Peoples of the world - Carte de visites: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Peoples of the world - Daguerreotypes: Ethnic
Peoples of the world - Dervishes
Peoples of the world - Pascal Sebah: Les costumes populaires de la Turquie en 1873
Photo-mechanical processes - Photochroms
Photochromes - Photochroms - Photochroms
Photograph frames - Photograph frames
Portrait - Tintypes: Portraits
Props - Props, accessories and novelties: Balustrades
Refugees - Augustus Francis Sherman: Ellis Island portraits
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey: The Ancient and Classical World
Satellite imaging - Satellite and space station imaging
Social life of photographs - Photograph frames
Social outsiders - Augustus Francis Sherman: Ellis Island portraits
Sports and pastimes - Leisure: Reading
Storage and display - Photograph frames
Surveillance - Satellite and space station imaging
Tintypes - Tintypes: Examples
Tintypes - Tintypes: Portraits
Trends - The global spread of photography
Turkey - Armenian massacres (1915-1923)
Turkey - Constantinople - Istanbul: Fountains
Turkey - Constantinople, The Architecture
Turkey - Daguerreotypes: Turkey
Turkey - Guillaume Berggren: Occupationals
Turkey - Introduction to photography in Turkey
Turkey - James Robertson: Constantinople
Turkey - Pascal Sebah: Les costumes populaires de la Turquie en 1873
Turkey - Sebah and Joaillier: Portraits
Turkey - Studio portraits in Turkey
Turkey - Turkey: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (1880-1893)
Turkey - Turkey: Porters
Turkey - Turkey: Women in ripose
USA - Augustus Francis Sherman: Ellis Island portraits
World's Fairs and International Exhibitions - Pascal Sebah: Les costumes populaires de la Turquie en 1873

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