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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Case Art Collection
    Dates: 1842-1939
    Collection Number: P-068
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 12 linear feet (Boxes: postcard and ov in L.C.)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Abstract: Daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, and tintypes from various accessions. Majority of items are unidentified. Most, but not all, are in cases. ca. 1842-1939, undated
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    Case Art Collection. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, and tintypes from various accessions. Majority of items are unidentified. Most, but not all, are in cases. See also other collections for early photographs, as many case art items were re-housed into their original collections, such as the Coronel and Del Valle collections. ca. 1842-1939, undated

    Indexing Terms

    Californios
    Camera, early photography & moving pictures
    Daguerreotypes
    Ambrotypes
    Tintypes