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The World of Science, Art, and Industry Illustrated from Examples in the New York Exhibition, 1853-54

Artist:
Unknown (American)
Editor:
Benjamin Silliman, Jr. (American, 1816–1885)
Editor:
Charles Rush Goodrich (American, 1829–1855)
Date:
1850s
Medium:
Albumen silver prints
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1981
Accession Number:
1981.1088
Not on view
Inscription: Title page inscribed in ink "#559// R.H.S.".
Charles B. Wood III

Goldschmidt, Helmut, and Weston J. Naef. The Truthful Lens: A Survey of the Photographically Illustrated Book, 1844–1914. 1st ed. New York: The Grolier Club, 1980. no. 86, p. 45.



According to Charles Wood, this is one of three known copies with 12 photographs.
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