Chronicles America's fascination with photography and looks at the role photographs have played in capturing the events of the Civil War, westward expansion to the Pacific, and everyday American lifeGold was discovered in Colorado in 1858 and in Dakotaa#39;s Black Hills in 1874. In 1889 ... Haynes not only took portraits of railroad passengers but also captured images of farmers at work, western streets, and hunting parties displaying trophies of wild game. Some photographers set up permanent galleries in frontier towns.
|Author||:||Kenneth P. Czech|
|Publisher||:||Twenty-First Century Books - 1996|