WHAT IS VERNACULAR PHOTOGRAPHY?
IS IT ART?
A STREAM OF CONSCIOUSNESS ILLUSTRATED DEFINITION
HISTORIC EVENTS OF THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2019
VJ Day. September 2, 1945
The Island Of Manhattan Discovered by Henry Hudson. September 4, 1609
The First Continental Congress Assembled. September 5, 1774
The signing of the U.S. Constitution in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787
9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack On The United States.
Jesse Owens Born. September 12, 1913
General John J. Pershing Born. September 13, 1860
James Fenimore Cooper Born. September 15, 1789
Agatha Christie Born. September 15, 1890
The Mayflower Departed England Bound For America. September 16, 1620
Greta Garbo Born. September 18, 1905
President Abraham Lincoln Issued The Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation.
September 22, 1862
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.