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

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-265630

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
photography
business
photographers
photographic processes
handbills

Physical Description

1 handbill ; 9 x 5 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.090.02.01.015

Image Dimensions

9 x 5 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

handbills

Subjects

Essex Street (Salem, Mass.)

Description Level

Item