Detail View: Ira Wolff Photographic History Collection: Pyramids of Giza

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Ira Wolff Photographic History Collection
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The Ira Wolff Photographic History Collection consists of approximately 7,000 original photographs and 7,000 publications, largely from the nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. As a whole, the collection traces the invention of photography, the scientific and technical components of its development, the history of photomechanical printing, vernacular photographic practices, and the medium's role in social and cultural documentation. The digitized portion of the collection focuses exclusively on private photographic albums ranging from cartes-de-visite albums to travel albums.
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Pyramids of Giza
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Fiorillo, Luigi, 1847-1898
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University of Colorado Boulder Special Collections Department
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albumen prints
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"229. Caire. Les Pyramides. L. Fiorillo, Phot."
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Image No. 62. "Plate No. 229. Caire. Les Pyramides. L. Fiorillo, Phot." Titled in plate. 5 1/2 x 4 photo, mounted. c. 1875.
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Pyramids of Giza (Egypt)
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Legacy file ID changed to match file names with extension on 2021-07-01. Original ID was: Wolff_AsiaAfricaEurope_singles_062.jpg
Asia, Africa, and Europe album
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Pyramids of Giza
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digital images
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