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Photography -- Equipment and supplies -- Specimens

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Edith Irvine photography equipment, approximately 1891-1908

Identifier: MSS P 585 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains cameras and darkroom requipment belonging to Edith Irvine and manufactured circa 1890 to 1908.

Dates: approximately 1891-1908

Marshall's transparent photo-oil colors student's set

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232582582]
Identifier: MSS 8385
Scope and Contents

Set of materials used to add color to photographs from approximately 1940-1950. It includes eight tubes of paint, wooden and metal applicators, cotton, an eraser, a bottle of P.M. Solution, an instructions pamphlet, and a Kodak film price list. The materials are all in the original box.

Dates: approximately 1940s

Mercury storage jug

 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232574555]
Identifier: MSS 8702
Scope and Contents

Materials include one 4.5 x 2.75 inch ceramic jug. The word "Mercury" is stamped on the front in black. The jug was used to store mercury for photographic printing. Materials dated approximately 1920-1929.

Dates: approximately 1920-1929