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The camera as historian : amateur photographers and historical imagination, 1885-1918 / Elizabeth Edwards.

Author/Creator:
Edwards, Elizabeth, 1952-
Publication:
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2012.
Series:
Objects/histories.
Objects/histories : critical perspectives on art, material culture, and representation
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 326 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Subjects:
Photography -- Great Britain -- History.
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901.
Contents:
"Sacred monuments of the nation's growth and hope" : amateur photography and imagining the past
"A credit to yourself and your country" : amateur photographers and the survey and record movement
Unblushing realism : practices of evidence, style, and archive
"To be a source of pride" : local histories and national identities
"Doomed and threatened" : photography, disappearance, and survival
"To quicken the instincts" : photographs as public history
Afterlives and legacies : an epilogue.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780822350903 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822350904 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822351047 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822351048 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
742017563
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