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Explore Daguerreotype Project, Project Exo and more! | Two girls with doll | 1/6 plate daguerreotype of two little girls posed on a large couch. One holds a flower and the other holds a doll. The girl holding the doll does not look like she feels well. The could be a pre-mortem.

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1854 SMILING Dag ! *Mollie & Beppie New Years Day 1854* Girl w HUGE SMILE & Baby

rare daguerreotype in which the subjects are smiling. These pictures took so long to capture that the people sitting were usually told not to smile because their facial muscles wouldn't be able to hold the expression that long, blurring the picture.

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Antique victorian american beauty ambrotype teen girl dark eyes hair cameo photo

Subtly hand tinted Victorian ambrotype of a lovely teenage girl. #Victorian #vintage #portraits