Antique Photos Before photographers and inventors developed negatives, from which thousands of prints could be made, or wire services created the same capabilities, photographers worked in small scale (generally, about index card sized) and created unique images. And despite their age, these images can be remarkably inexpensive to collect. Chatelaine's Antiques Collectibles Appraisals


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ANTIQUE PHOTOS Recommended Reading

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Collectable Photography

See also our Collectable Cameras pages
Our Stock Photo library is here
And the Fine Art feature series: Collecting Antique Photos

Early Photographs

Collector's Guide to Early Photographs
O. Henry MacE
Paperback (1999)

Collectible Cameras

Restoring the Great Collectible Cameras:

Thomas Tomosy
Paperback (1998)

Early Photographs

Light from the Dark Room:
A Celebration of Scottish
A Scottish-Canadian Collaboration

Sara Stevenson, Alison Morrison-Low
Paperback (1996)

A Portrait of Paris

A Portrait of Paris

Fiona Biddulph, Matthew Wienreb
Hardcover (1994)




The American Tintype
by Floyd Rinhart

Forgotten Marriage: The Painted Tintype & the Decorative Frame, 1860-1910: A Lost Chapter in American Portraiture
by Stanley Burns

Preserving Your Family Photographs: How to Organize, Present, and Restore Your Precious Family Images
by Maureen Taylor

Memory Gifts: Preserving Your Treasured Past in Special Ways
by Marie Browning

Making Scrapbooks: Complete Guide to Preserving Your Treasured Memories
by Vanessa-Ann

More Than Memories: The Complete Guide for Preserving Your Family History
by Julie Stephani

Collector's Guide to Early Photographs
by Henry Mace