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Photography Research Guide

History of Photography

Guides to Individual Photographers


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Subject Headings / Browse Collection

A partial list of subject headings useful in searching for resources in the NGL catalog or other databases:

  • A search for Photo? or Photo* will yield words beginning with Photo i.e.:  photographer; photography; photographic; photomechanical; etc.
  • Photographic genres: Landscape Photography; [or Landscape Photo?]
  • Photographers’ names: Ansel Adams, etc.
  • Specific photographic processes: cyanotype; platinum; albumen; etc.
  • Photographic Criticism
  • Photographic History; History of Photography, etc.

Photographic Collections

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