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Dating nineteenth century photographs of flowers

Look for dark purple, blue or red glass support. Therefore the photo is more than likely Michael and Peter, perhaps taken before Peter left for Kansas to live with relatives, leaving Michael behind. Early tintypes were put under glass, but later were placed in cardboard sleeves.

Because Mexican legends say its bracts resemble the flower of Bethlehem, Poinsettias have the honor of decorating churches at Christmas time. Asters were laid on the graves of French soldiers to symbolize the wish that things turned out differently.

Plants transpired water during the day, which condensed on the glass. Chrysanthemums Japanese emperors sat upon the Chrysanthemum throne. She sent some home to England and introduced the Dahlia into England. The jackets seem to indicate a photo taken in the s, but I'm still not certain. Some botanists believe they grew wild in Spain and Italy.

Cape heath was the first family of ornamental bushes to rise in popularity. They put a single chrysanthemum petal on the bottom of a wine glass to sustain a long and healthy life. Hyalotype portrait of a man, c.

Also look for their highly-polished silver support. Photo above is an albumen print of an unidentified confederate Civil War soldier. You'll also receive our free weekly newsletter so that you can stay up-to-date on our newest articles. When you examine these photos, look for paper fibers through the albumen overlay. It noted that the Aztecs used dahlias as a treatment for epilepsy.

Also look for their highlypolished

Many prints also included the name and location of the photography studio on the bottom of the card. The elder is wearing a watch chain and a pinky ring.

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