Saturday, April 20, 2013
The Tanner Family Daguerreotype -- A Photo Identification Mystery
Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: We Meet the Tanners
Part 3: What is a Daguerreotype?
Part 4: Technology Meets the Tanners
Part 5: Woman at Right
Part 6: Woman in Center
Part 7: Boy in Back — First Possibility
Part 7: Boy in Back — Additional Possibilities
Part 8: Man at Left — John Tanner?
Part 8: Man at Left — Options
Part 9: Conclusion
It will be well worth your time to read through the entire series because this is a classic example of the steps in photo identification and doing in depth genealogical and historical research.