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Gavin Maitland's Blog – July 2015 Archive (1)

Images wanted of 'Abused Tintypes'.

Hello, I am writing an article on what I am calling the 'Abused Tintype' - short bit of explanatory blurb below:

"The Abused Tintype: The Tintype was a form of early photography that was extremely popular in the mid nineteenth century. It was cheap to produce and versatile enough to be sent in the post as the image was printed onto Japanned metal. However, partly due…


Added by Gavin Maitland on July 21, 2015 at 16:00 — 4 Comments

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