Image no. 151, LHNN18, album 1 in box B001773, The Lawrence & Houseworth Albums, 1860-1870 California Views, Society of California Pioneers Photography Collection.
Creator/Contributor: Lawrence & Houseworth
Date: c. 1864-8
Location: San FranciscoImage with Details
Consuming Identities: Visual Culture in 19th Century San Francisco traces the growth of the commodified image industry in San Francisco during the nineteenth century, incorporating mass-reproduced visual representations of people into a broader history and explaining the cultural roots of modern celebrity.LEarn More