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LL/9833
ThumbnailJosiah Johnson Hawes 
The photographic wagon of J.J. Hawes, 19 Tremont Row Boston 
n.d. 
Stereocard 
The Isenburg Collection @ AMC Toronto 

  
LL/9834
ThumbnailJosiah Johnson Hawes 
The photographic wagon of J.J. Hawes, 19 Tremont Row Boston (Detail) 
n.d. 
Stereocard 
The Isenburg Collection @ AMC Toronto 

  
LL/11455
ThumbnailCarleton E. Watkins 
B 3542. Primitive Mining. the Rocker. Calaveras Co., Cal. 
[New Boudoir Series] 
n.d. 
Boudoir card 
Be-Hold 
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (47 / 186) 
  

  
LL/8175
ThumbnailRoger Fenton 
The artist's van [The photographic van with Sparling on the box] 
1855 
Salt paper print 
17.5 x 16.5 cm 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division 
LC-USZC4-9240 - PH - Fenton (R.), no. 122 (A size) [P&P] 
  

  
LL/36711
ThumbnailRoger Fenton 
Mr. Fenton's Photographic Van. - From the Crimean Exhibition 
1855, 10 November 
Magazine illustration 
The Courtauld Institute of Art 
Copyright: Illustrated London News Ltd. All rights reserved, Gale Document Number: HN3100442890 
  

  
LL/36712
ThumbnailRoger Fenton 
Mr. Fenton's Photographic Van. - From the Crimean Exhibition 
1855, 10 November 
Magazine illustration 
The Courtauld Institute of Art 
Copyright: Illustrated London News Ltd. All rights reserved, Gale Document Number: HN3100442890 
  

  
LL/36820
ThumbnailRoger Fenton 
Cooking house, 8th Hussars 
1855 
Salted paper print 
16 x 21 cm 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division 
LC-USZC4-9344 
  

  
LL/36821
ThumbnailRoger Fenton 
Cooking house, 8th Hussars 
1855 
Salted paper print 
16 x 21 cm 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division 
LC-USZ62-47542 
  

  
LL/8597
ThumbnailMathew Brady's Studio 
Brady Gallery photographic team for the Civil War, Berlin, Maryland 
1862 
Albumen print 
Private collection of Larry West 
Courtesy of Larry J. West, © West Companies, Inc., 2005. [From the book: Tokens of Affection and Regard] 
  
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LL/11462
ThumbnailTimothy H. O'Sullivan 
View of the Petersburg Gas Works 
[Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War. Incidents of the War, pl. 81] 
n.d. 
Albumen print 
Be-Hold 
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (47 / 213) 
  
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LL/11463
ThumbnailTimothy H. O'Sullivan 
View of the Petersburg Gas Works [Detail] 
[Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War. Incidents of the War, pl. 81] 
n.d. 
Albumen print 
Be-Hold 
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (47 / 213) 
  
12 
  
LL/35887
ThumbnailParry Gurlitz 
Parry Gurlitz's Photograph Gallery 
1860s (ca) 
Carte de visite 
Private collection of Laddy Kite 
13 
  
LL/39402
ThumbnailHenry Beaufoy Merlin (1830-1873) or Charles Bayless (1850-1897) 
View of buildings and Beaufoy Merlin's mobile photographic studio standing in Mudgee Road, Tambaroora, New South Wales 
1872 (ca) 
Albumen print 
6 x 9.4 ins 
National Library of Australia 
nla.pic-vn4732019 
  
14 
  
LL/39403
ThumbnailHenry Beaufoy Merlin (1830-1873) or Charles Bayless (1850-1897) 
Dead tree trunk with pigeoncotes suspended by local storekeepers, and the horse-drawn mobile photographic studio of Beaufoy Merlin to the left, Mudgee Road, Tambaroora, New South Wales 
1872 (ca) 
Albumen print 
6 x 9.5 cm 
National Library of Australia 
nla.pic-vn4733862 
  
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LL/40092
ThumbnailZangaki Brothers 
The Sphinx [Showing one of the Zangaki brothers and their "Dark-Room-Car"] 
1870-1880 
Albumen, detail 
10 x 8 ins (approx.) 
Location and source information requested 
16 
  
LL/40094
ThumbnailZangaki Brothers 
The Sphinx [Showing one of the Zangaki brothers and their "Dark-Room-Car"] 
1870-1880 
Albumen, detail 
10 x 8 ins (approx.) 
Location and source information requested 
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LL/43877
ThumbnailUnidentified creator 
Travelling photographic studio in Germany 
1875 (ca) 
Engraving 
Private collection of Jan Weijers (Servatius) 
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LL/39422
ThumbnailUnidentified photographer 
A photographic studio on wheels, with a tripod mounted camera and a photographic van 
1860s-1870s 
Carte de visite 
2.25 x 3.75 in (image) 2.5 x 4.125 in (mount) 
Private collection of Dan Weinstock 
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LL/41715
ThumbnailWilliam Critchfield (Picture Room - IXL) 
Untitled 
1872-1873 
Tintype 
Andrew Daneman collection of American Tintypes 
20 
  
LL/41276
ThumbnailWilliam Critchfield (Picture Room - IXL) 
[Rural Iowa] 
1872-1873 
Tintype 
Andrew Daneman collection of American Tintypes 

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We are seeking to improve this exhibition with images of early adverts, CDV, cabinet cards for itinerant photographers. If anybody has diary entries, ephemera or contemporary descriptions relating to 19th century itinerant photographers please let me know - Alan Griffiths
  
If you feel an image should not be shown please email me so it can be removed at once. 
  
This exhibition will change so please contact me if you have appropriate images.

 
  

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