Tintype with the image of a couple
- Mystery Question:
Can you identify the people in this photograph?
[Please answer by clicking on the Comments tab]
- Media Type:
- Item Type:
- A tintype with the image of a couple from the William Ashford Wright & Margaret McCague photo album.
- "A tintype, also known as a melainotype or ferrotype, is a photograph made by creating a direct positive on a thin sheet of metal coated with a dark lacquer or enamel." Tintypes enjoyed their widest use during the 1860s and 1870s. (Wikipedia)
- Date of Original:
- ca. 1860-1870s
Width: 6.3 cm
Height: 8.8 cm
- Local identifier:
- Geographic Coverage:
- Creative Commons licence:
- [more details]
- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Richmond Hill Public Library
Agency street/mail address
1 Atkinson St, Richmond Hill, ON L4C 0H5