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Uncle Malc
Description
Mystery Question
Do you know the last name of the person in the tintype? Do you know how he was related to the Lynett family?
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Media Type
Image
Item Type
Tintypes
Description
A tintype with the image of uncle Malcolm.
Notes
"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
Dimensions
Width: 6 cm
Height: 8.8 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
lynett-046
Collection
Richmond Hill Public Library. Lynett Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.87111 Longitude: -79.43725
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Richmond Hill Public Library
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

1 Atkinson St, Richmond Hill, ON L4C 0H5

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Uncle Malc


A tintype with the image of uncle Malcolm.