Photograph of unidentified (Mount Pleasant?) Woman
- Arthur, C., Photographer
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- This unidentified photograph of a young woman, possibly from Mount Pleasant, was provided by Linda Guest.
- The reference on the back of the card to a "New Process" that allowed an exposure time of one second suggests that it may be an early dry-plate gelatin or gelatin film print, which would date the photo to the 1870s or 1880s. It may have been printed on albumen paper.
- The reverse of the photographer's card reads:
GALLERY ON THE GROUND FLOOR,
TWO DOORS WEST OF THE BATTERSBY HOUSE,
ROBINSON ST., SIMCOE
All Photos Taken by the New Process.
Time of Exposure, One Second.
RECEIVED FIRST PRIZE IN THE CITY OF ST CATHARINES LAST YEAR
Photograph Albums Always On Hand.
Picture frames made to order
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Width: 10.2 cm
Height: 16.4 cm
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- Photograph provided by Linda Guest
- Copyright Statement:
- Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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