1857 Daguerreotype Ad
Item Number: 6445
History newspaper May 12, 1857. The Dodge County Citizen with a large ad for the "Kellog's premium ambrotype and daguerreotype gallery. First class pictures taken ... Pictures of children taken almost instantaneously ... pictures taken in all kinds of weather. Mr. K has all improvements in ambrotypes ... the picture being protected only by black varnish which is liable to get scratched ... " The ad also has an illustration of a camera on a tripod.