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Glass plate negatives

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Sheets of glass coated with light-sensitive emulsion that have been exposed and developed, and that are intended as matrices for the creation of positive photographic prints on another support.

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Louis Charles Christopher Krieger glass plate negatives

Collection Identifier: far00020
Scope and Content:: This collection consists of glass plate negatives used by Krieger while illustrating “Icones Farlowianae.” Some negatives are clearly labeled with the photographer’s name. Some labels are unclear and may indicate the collector of the specimen rather than the photographer. Negatives are numbered; however, it is unknown if the numbers indicate a series of negatives or samples or correspond to plates in the finished work. The collection also contains related correspondence....

Mrs. R. Waldo Emerson, 1879

Item — Box 2, item: 7Identifier: MS Am 2911
Scope and Contents: Lidian Jackson Emerson in a veil and cape. Title derived from manuscript note on included envelope. Also written on envelope "Mrs. Wm. H. Forbes [a.k.a. Edith Emerson Forbes]." Stamped on envelope: "C. H. Currier, 50 Bromfield Street, Boston."

Mrs. Ralph Waldo Emerson and grandchild, circa 1880

Item — Box 2, item: 5Identifier: MS Am 2911
Scope and Contents: Lidian Jackson Emerson and a child. Title written on negative.

Mrs. Ralph Waldo Emerson and grandchildren, circa 1880

Item — Box 2, item: 3Identifier: MS Am 2911
Scope and Contents: Lidian Jackson Emerson and 5 children. Title written on negative. Includes paper napking originally wrapped around negatives of Lidian Emerson and her grandchildren.

Mrs. Ralph Waldo Emerson and grandchildren, circa 1880

Item — Box 2, item: 6Identifier: MS Am 2911
Scope and Contents: Lidian Jackson Emerson and 3 children. Title written on negative. Includes envelope with manuscript notes.

Mrs. Ruth Emerson from painting by Alexander

Item — Box 2, item: 1Identifier: MS Am 2911
Scope and Contents: Copy photograph of a painted portrait. Title derived from manuscript note on included envelope. Also written on envelope "Neg. for Mrs. Wm. H. Forbes [a.k.a. Edith Emerson Forbes]."

Rev. William Emerson, 1810

Item — Box 2, item: 2Identifier: MS Am 2911
Scope and Contents: Copy photograph of a print portrait. Title derived from manuscript note on included envelope. Also written on envelope "Neg. for Mrs. Wm. H. Forbes [a.k.a. Edith Emerson Forbes]." Date in title refers to the original print, not the negative.

Salvadore and Giuseppe Salvadori records

Collection Identifier: BER-22
Scope and Contents: The papers provide a detailed view of the Salvadori business activities over nearly half a century. The bulk of documents, such as letters, cables, ledgers, account books, inventories and invoices, gives a vivid and precise account of their commerce in art, the management of the firm, and the individuals involved. Series 1 (52 boxes + 11 photograph albums + loose prints + photographic equipment) includes a large number of glass plate negatives related to the different artworks the firm dealt...