Scientist Portrait Collection


Scientist Portrait Collection

ca. 1870-1900

This collection contains twelve photoprints in the cabinet print format, although only nine are true albumen cabinet prints. The subjects depicted are European scientists. Except as otherwise noted in the listing, biographical information about the subjects was located in standard biographical references, such as Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, Dictionary of Scientific Biography, Chambers' Dictionary of Scientists, and World Who's in Science.

17 Photographs

Related Entities

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Wilhelm (family)

White, Sydney Victor (person)

Pirou, Eug. (person)

Petit, Pierre, 1832- (person)

French photographer. From the description of Letters, ca. 1860-1884. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 83681253 ...

Hills and Saunders (corporateBody)

Elliott & Fry (corporateBody)

London portrait photographers Joseph John Elliott and Clarence Edmund Fry established a talbotype photography studio in Baker St. in 1863. From the description of Letters received, ca. 1832-1894. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79626125 ...