19th Century Card Photos KwikGuide: A: Step-by-Step Guide to Identifying and Dating Cartes de Visite and Cabinet Cards; by Gary W. Clark; 2013; ISBN: 978-0-9835785-5-0; 8.5x11; Soft cover - perfect bound; full color; 92 pp; ISBN #:9780983578550; Item #GC06
19th Century Card Photos KwikGuide presents a fun, interesting and easy-to-follow set of clues that guides genealogists, historians, and other researchers through the task of dating their card photographs from the 1800s. With over 200 high quality documented photographs included as examples for every clue, the researcher can accurately determine most photograph dates within two to six years.
This book illustrates photographic technology changes that occurred frequently throughout the 19th century. These changes are verified, tracked, and dated, providing a time line of identifiable characteristics. Traditional reviews of style and fashion are also included, many with new insight.
Informative chapters include: