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Title
Envelope addressed to Monsieur Fizeau
Names
Fizeau, H. (Hippolyte), 1819-1896 (Collector)
Cros, Charles, 1842-1888 (Author)
Collection

Specimens of the Earliest Photographic Experiments of Fox Talbot and the French School of Daguerre from the possession of Hippolyte Louis Fizeau

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1848 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: 106PH1348.019.003
Genres
Correspondence
Ephemera
Envelopes
Postage stamps
Notes
Acquisition: Transferred from the New York Public Library Rare Books Division
Physical Description
Extent: Ink on paper (handwritten envelope); postage stamps; Overall (envelope): 4 3/8 × 5 13/16 in. (11.1 × 14.8 cm)
Description
This envelope is accompanied by two-page letter written in French from Cros to Fizeau (see 106PH1348.019.001-002) addresses the 3-color photomechanical process (see 106PH1348.018).
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
French
Identifiers
TMS ID: 510783
TMS Object Number: 106PH1348.019.003
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3a8e9e90-1c12-0137-d22c-73a320f24bd0
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1848: Created
  • 1896: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Envelope addressed to Monsieur Fizeau" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1848. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f4d1d790-1e63-0137-db4b-0bbd6c5afa6b

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Envelope addressed to Monsieur Fizeau" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f4d1d790-1e63-0137-db4b-0bbd6c5afa6b

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1848). Envelope addressed to Monsieur Fizeau Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f4d1d790-1e63-0137-db4b-0bbd6c5afa6b

Wikipedia Citation

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Envelope addressed to Monsieur Fizeau