In Focus: Daguerreotypes, Tintypes and Photographs from the Farm House Museum Collection
|Date/Time:||Thursday, 26 Apr 2018 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm|
|Location:||Farm House Museum, central campus|
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In 1839 the French painter Paul Delaroche stated, "From today painting is dead," in response to watching a daguerreotype being made due to the precise detail the medium contained. The daguerreotype was the first process in a history of pioneering techniques that can be defined as photography.