Welcome to Vernacular Photography
FEBRUARY 12, 1809 ABRAHAM LINCOLN BORN FEBRUARY 14, ST. VALENTINE'S DAY
FEBRUARY 22, 1732 GEORGE WASHINGTON BORN BLACK HISTORY MONTH
FEBRUARY 3, 2019 SUPER BOWL SUNDAY FEBRUARY 14, 1849 Mathew Brady took the first portrait of a U.S. President in office.
The underrated, but great, James K. Polk
Vernacular photography has only recently been recognized as a fertile field for collectors, scholars and history buffs. It is also an area in which it is still possible for the beginner to afford wonderful examples of the photographer's art.
These pages will present an assortment of 19th and 20th century photographs.
New items will be continually added so that you can return often and enjoy each new visit as a fresh, pleasant and educational experience.