Definition of daguerreotype

Common misspellings:
  • daguerrotype (100.0%)
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Examples of usage:
  1. I have the old daguerreotype - Andrew the Glad by Maria Thompson Daviess

  2. He was a pale placid man straight and grey as a silver birch with ivory distinguished features that suggested an old daguerreotype and seemed to call for a silk velvet waistcoat and a stock - The Long Lane's Turning by Hallie Erminie Rives

  3. We present the following method as given in Willat's Manual Daguerreotype portraits are now commonly met with beautifully colored but the coloring is a process requiring great care and judgment and many good pictures are spoiled in fruitless experiments - American Handbook of the Daguerrotype by Samuel D. Humphrey