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Bust of Daguerre

Bust of Daguerre

France, November 18, 1787. Bob Lansdale sent over a note from the Daguerreian Society. The famous creator of the Daguerreotype was born this day 225 years ago! You can see a bit more information on Beverly Wilgus’ post here for M. Daguerre and his famous process announced in January, 1839. The bust of Daguerre is from a flat stereo card in the Daguerreian Society collection.

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