Collecting Victorian cartes de visite and cabinet cards

Cartomania Part 1NOW AVAILABLE – for carte de visite enthusiasts everywhere. This is the first of a series of free articles about collecting Victorian cartes de visite and cabinet cards. There are more articles to follow. Please visit Photographers of Great Britain & Ireland 1840 – 1940 for your free download.

This article was first published in Photographica World in 2003. Photographica World is the magazine of the Photographic Collectors Club of Great Britain – the club for collectors of all things photographic from around the world.

 

New Victorian Photographer Biography published

A new biography has just been published at ‘Photographers 1840 – 1940 Great Britain & Ireland’

This is just one of many more free Victorian Photographer biographies currently published. More are scheduled for publication over the coming months.

 


 

Have you visited our DIY Photo Dating Wizard yet?

This service is about dating cartes de visite and cabinet cards from the attributes and characteristics of the photographic card mounts.

For only £3.00, our automated DIY dating Wizard will date your carte de visite or cabinet card for you. Really simple to do.

The Wizard is based on the detailed and extensive analysis of over 10,000 dated cartes de visite and cabinet cards supplemented by examination of trade directory dates for over 33,000 UK photographers and 65,000 studio addresses.

 

Three more new Victorian Photographer Biographies published

Three (3) new biographies have been published at ‘Photographers 1840 – 1940 Great Britain & Ireland’

These are three (3) of many more free Victorian Photographer biographies currently published. More are scheduled for publication over the coming months.

 


Have you visited our DIY Photo Dating Wizard yet?

This service is about dating cartes de visite and cabinet cards from the attributes and characteristics of the photographic card mounts.

For only £1.99, our automated DIY dating Wizard will date your carte de visite or cabinet card for you. Really simple to do.

The Wizard is based on the detailed and extensive analysis of over 10,000 dated cartes de visite and cabinet cards supplemented by examination of trade directory dates for over 33,000 UK photographers and 65,000 studio addresses.

Free Photographer Lists, 1840 – 1940, complete A through to Z

During recent weeks additional content has been added to the Photographer lists, 1840 – 1940, published at Photographers 1840 – 1940. These free listings now include content listed  A through to Z, with the corresponding data available for immediate download through our e-commerce site.  Further enhancements to the Photographers 1840 – 1940 website will be undertaken during coming weeks.

Free photographer lists, 1840 – 1940, completed A through to S

During recent weeks additional content has been added to the Photographer lists, 1840 – 1940, published at Photographers 1840 – 1940. These free listings now include content listed  A through to S, with the corresponding data available for immediate download through our e-commerce site.  Work continues apace on data T through to Z, likely to be completed this summer 2009.