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Handbill for The opalgraph, E.R. Perkins, photographic and copying artist, 238 Essex Street, Salem, Mass., undated

EP001.01.090.02.01.015 (RS155222)

Description

Perkins claims to be the inventor of the opalgraph which results in a durable picture. Opalgraphs can be made from daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes or any other photograph.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 handbill ; 9 x 5 inches
Dimensions
9x 5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
265630
Reference Code
EP001.01.090.02.01.015

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business
business (commercial function)
photographers
photographic processes
photography
Material Type
handbills
Subjects
Essex Street (Salem, Mass.)
Places
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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