|Dates: ||1822, 29 November - 1908|
|Born: ||US, NY, Fishkill|
American Daguerreotypist and photographer. Learnt the Daguerreotype process from George W. Prosch and opened his first gallery in New York in 1846. He became very successful and in 1868 he assisted in the formation of the National Photographic Association and was its President for five years.
Readings on, or by, individual photographers
Bogardus, Abraham, 1904, May, ‘The Lost Art of the Daguerreotype‘, The Century Magazine, vol. 68, no. 1, pp. 83-91 [Δ]
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