British photographic history
Information and discussion on all aspects of British photographic history
Please have a look at my Kickstarter campaign to help fund the publication of a new book on stereoscopy - Scotland in 3D
Your support would be greatly appreciated!
Add a Comment
Join British photographic history
Many thanks Wilson - I would be interested in knowing who published/photographed your "books". The most common ones are by Underwood and Keystone but there were also ones by Stereotravel and Realistic. I have even seen a book box labelled GW Wilson, which is very rare.
I already have quite a lot of original stereoscopic cards of Scotland plus some from Egypt and other parts of the world, in three fake leather bound "books", together with an early 20th century stereoscope (made out of aluminium, which would have been very expensive in the 19th century). These belonged to my grandfather, who lived in Keith, halfway between Inverness and Aberdeen (and where I was also born). My own grandchildren love looking at them and are fascinated by the 3D aspect. I have therefore supported your Kickstarter project.
Welcome toBritish photographic history
Sign Upor Sign In
Or sign in with:
London Photograph Diary
Victoria and Albert Museum's photography collection
National Science and Media Museum
RPS Journal 1853-2012 online and searchable
Photographic History Research Centre, Leicester
Birkbeck History and Theory of Photography Research Centre
William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné
British Photography. The Hyman Collection
The Press Photo History Project Mapping the photo agencies and photographers of Fleet Street and the UK
The correspondence of William Henry Fox Talbot
Historic England Archive
Martin Parr Foundation
UAL Photography and Photography and the Archive Research Centre
Royal Photographic Society's Historical Group
www.londonstereo.com London Stereoscopic Company / T. R. Williams
www.earlyphotography.co.uk British camera makers and companies
Fox Talbot Museum, Lacock.
National Portrait Gallery, London
Alfred Seaman and the Photographic Convention
Frederick Scott Archer
© 2020 Created by Michael Pritchard.
Report an Issue |
Terms of Service
Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator.