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John Adamson 
A negative impression from a letter from Isaac Newton to Dr Halley, dated 1 March 1725. 
1865 (ca) 
  
Calotype, negative 
St. Andrews University Library, Special Collections / The Photographic Collection 
Record: ALB8-84 
  
 
LL/40255 
  
Image produced by laying letter on photo sensitized paper and then the whole exposed to sunlight forming the negative.
 
This digital image has the watermark and text label for the University of St. Andrews - these are not visible on the original photograph. 
 

 
  
 
  
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