Series 2 - Tintypes and ferrotypes

Identity area

Reference code

US IlHpHS Orso.Bra-2

Title

Tintypes and ferrotypes

Date(s)

  • ca. 1890-1910 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

ca. 75 Ferrotypes [graphic materials] : 1 Box

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Scope and content

Tintypes and ferrotypes that may include stock photography as well as family and theater images. Images of note include a Highland Park firefighter, an African-American, portraits and staged images.

A number of these photographs indicate Orson B Brand as photographer and appear to have been taken chiefly in the same studio with the same props. There are numerous images that appear to be self portraits by Brand.

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Accruals

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Language of material

  • English

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Fragile.

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Archivist's note

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