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For those interested in Histories of Photography...

quoteLuminous-Lint has been constructed collaboratively over the last decade to share information on the history of photography worldwide. Over 2,500 people, estates and institutions have provided information - with hundreds of continually-improving histories of photography it is unique in the arts.quote 
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AlbumsAlbumsSocial life of photographsSocial life of photographs
Card photographsCard photographsCollageCollage
Anthropology and ethnologyAnthropology and ethnologyCharacters and occupational typesCharacters and occupational types
Crimean War (1854-1856)Crimean War (1854-1856)TintypesTintypes
EphemeraEphemeraOccupations and rolesOccupations and roles
Russia - Russian FederationRussia - Russian FederationDrawing and optical devicesDrawing and optical devices
Peoples of the worldPeoples of the worldExhibitions and competitionsExhibitions and competitions
Women photographersWomen photographersHistory of photographyHistory of photography
ArtArtCabinet cardsCabinet cards
South AfricaSouth AfricaPrehistory of photographyPrehistory of photography
Awards and medalsAwards and medalsCamera obscuraCamera obscura
BackmarksBackmarksMovement and motionMovement and motion
Tipped-in photographs in booksTipped-in photographs in booksCamerasCameras
ScientificScientificStroboscopes and stroboscopyStroboscopes and stroboscopy
USAUSAStereoviews, stereographs and stereocardsStereoviews, stereographs and stereocards
Expeditions and explorationExpeditions and explorationPhotographic studiosPhotographic studios
DocumentaryDocumentaryCrime and punishmentCrime and punishment
Social life and meeting placesSocial life and meeting placesStreetStreet
Urban lifeUrban lifeStill lifeStill life
Exteriors of photographic studiosExteriors of photographic studiosPrisonsPrisons
Social outsidersSocial outsidersSwedenSweden
OccupationalOccupationalTrade directoriesTrade directories
SignageSignageAfrican AmericansAfrican Americans
American struggles for civil rightsAmerican struggles for civil rightsRacial issuesRacial issues
BabiesBabiesDeath, post-mortem, memorial portraiture and memento moriDeath, post-mortem, memorial portraiture and memento mori
Backgrounds and foregroundsBackgrounds and foregroundsBotanyBotany
Supply houses and suppliesSupply houses and suppliesFlowersFlowers
ArtistsArtistsInteriors of photographic studiosInteriors of photographic studios
EvidenceEvidenceWater and waterfallsWater and waterfalls
TurkeyTurkeyPhoto-Club de ParisPhoto-Club de Paris
Studio lightingStudio lightingChileChile
Niagara FallsNiagara FallsNew YorkNew York

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