Lessons From The Gibson Girl traces the Gibson Girl as she captured the admiration of both men and women with seductive yet thought-provoking humor in the early 20th century. Even though a century has passed since the provocative, yet comedic art touched millions of readers, many of the problems she tackled are still visible on today's stage. You've almost certainly faced the problem: you've got an album or box of old photographs but almost all lack any identification. Family Chronicle's special publication can't help you identify the subject but it can help you with dating when the picture was taken - often within a couple of years. Care and Identification of 19th-Century Photographic Prints [James M. Reilly] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A fully illustrated book which is a comprehensive reference on all aspects of the care and identification of 19th-century photographic prints. Excellent for anyone who is a serious collector or has an interest in preserving old pictures. DATING CARD MOUNTED PHOTOGRAPHS ©2014 firstname.lastname@example.org - HOME - Comments Card mounted photographs from the 19th and early 20th century, such as cartes-de-visites, cabinet cards and stereographs can be generally dated by their format and mount type. 18th & 19th Century American Antique Quilts. The 18th and 19th century category of antique quilts, spans approximately 120 years, and encompasses a large variety of styles and fabrics. Welcome. We continue to transcribe information when we have time. All the data we have transcribed so far is fully and freely available. If you wish to motivate us please share the site with as many people as possible! The history of photography began in remote antiquity with the discovery of two critical principles; camera obscura image projection and the observation that some substances are visibly altered by exposure to light. Apart from a possibly photographic but unrecognised process used on the Turin Shroud there are no artefacts or descriptions that indicate any attempt to capture images with light. The photo left is a period Fabricatore, and the others are reproductions of originals by luthier Bernhard Kresse.. These are prime examples of the main early 19th century guitar styles: Italian, Viennese, French, and Spanish. The aim of this site is to provide access to images of Bishop's Cleeve taken between the latter end of the 19th Century and the middle of the 20th Century and other historic information. Miscegenation (/ m ɪ ˌ s ɛ dʒ ɪ ˈ n eɪ ʃ ən /) is the mixing of different racial groups through marriage, cohabitation, sexual relations, or procreation, particularly mixing that is perceived to negatively impact the purity of a particular race or culture. Anti-miscegenation is a prominent theme of white supremacy.. Though the notion that racial mixing is undesirable has arisen at.