Books and Articles
Andrew, Dudley and Sally Shafto, eds. The Image in Dispute: Art and Cinema in the Age of Photography. Austin, TX: U of Texas P, 1997.
Armstrong, Carol. Scenes in a Library: Reading the Photograph in the Book 1843-1875 (October Books). Cambridge, MA: MIT P, 1998.
Arnheim, Rudolf. "On the Nature of Photography." Critical Inquiry 1:1 (1974): 149-161.
Barger, M. Susan and William B. White. The Daguerreotype: Nineteenth-Century Technology and Modern Science. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution P, 1991.
Barthes, Roland. Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography. Tr. Richard Howard. New York: Hill & Wang, 1981.
Batchen, Geoffrey. "Burning with Desire: The Birth and Death of Photography." Afterimage 17.6 (January 1990): 8-11.
Benjamin, Walter. "A Small History of Photography" in One-Way Street. Tr. Edmund Jephcott and Kingsley Shorter. London: NLB, 1979.
---. "The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction" in Illuminations. Tr. Harry Zohn. New York: Schocken, 1969.
Berland, Jody, with Will Starw and David Tomas, eds. Theory Rules: Art as Theory/Theory and Art. Toronto: YYZ Books and U of Toronto P, 1996.
Bernhard, Mary Elizabeth Kromer. "Lost and Found: Emily Dickinson's Unknown Daguerreotypist." New England Quarterly 72.4 (December 1999): 594-601.
Brennan, Teresa and Martin Jay, ed. Vision in Context: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Sight. New York: Routledge P, 1996.
Bryant, Marsha. Photo-Textualites: Reading Photographs and Literature. Newark, Delaware: U of Delaware P, 1996.
Burns, Stanley B., M.D. Sleeping Beauty; Memorial Photography in America. Pasadena, CA: Twelvetrees P, 1990.
Cadava, Eduardo. Words of Light: Theses on the Photography of History. Princeton: Princeton UP, 1997.
Castle, Terry. "Phantasmagoria: Spectral Technology and the Metaphorics of Modern Reverie." Critical Inquiry 15 (Autumn 1998): 26-61.
Chapman, Mary and Glenn Hendler, eds. Sentimental Men: Masculinity and the Politics of Affect in American Culture. Los Angeles: U of California P, 1999.
Crary, Jonathan. Techniques of the Observer: On Vision and Modernity in the Nineteenth Century. Cambridge, MA: MIT P, 1992.
---. Suspensions of Perception: Attention, Spectacle, and Modern Culture. Cambridge, MA: MIT P, 1999.
Derrida, Jacques. "The Deaths of Roland Barthes." Tr. Pascale-Anne Brault and Michael Nass. Continental Philosophy I: Philosophy and Non-Philosophy since Merleau-Ponty. Ed. Hugh J. Silverman. New York: Routledge P, 1988.
Fischlin, Daniel, ed. Negation, Critical Theory, and Postmodern Textuality. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1994.
Flusser, Vilem. Towards a Philosophy of Photography. Tr. Anthony Matthews. London: Reaktion Books, 1983.
Foresta, Merry A. and John Wood. Secrets of the Dark Chamber: The Art of the American Daguerreotype. Washington, DC: National Museum of American Art by the Smithsonian P, 1995.
Fuss, Diana. "Interior Chambers: The Emily Dickinson Homestead." Differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies 10.3 (1998): 2-46.
Green, Jennifer Marion. "Signs of Things Taken: Reading, Writing and the Nineteenth Century Photograph." Diss. University of Pennsylvania, 1991.
Guibert, Herve. Ghost Image. Los Angeles, CA: Sun & Moon P, 1996.
Gura, Philip, http://www.unc.edu/~gura/ed/index.html
Heron, Liz and Val Williams, eds. Illuminations: Women Writing on Photography from the 1850s to the Present. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 1996.
Hoffman, Katherine. Concepts of Identity: Historical and Contemporary Images of Self and Family. Boulder, CO: Westview P, 1997.
Jackson, Charles O., ed. Passing: The Vision of Death in America. Westport, CT: Greenwood P, 1977.
Jones, Carolyn et al. Picturing Science, Producing Art. New York, NY: Routledge P, 1998.
Kondo, Masaki. "The Intersection of Mi (Me-Body) and Tai (You-Body) in Photography." Iconics 36 (1987): 5-23.
Krauss, Rosalind. "Photography's Discursive Spaces: Landscape/View." Art Journal 42.4 (Winter 1982): 311-319.
Lalvani, Suren. Photography, Vision, and the Production of Modern Bodies. (SUNY Series, Interruptions-Border Testimony) Albany, NY: SUNY P, 1996.
Lathers, Marie. "Picturing the Ideal Feminine: Photography in Nineteenth-Century Literature." Yearbook of Interdisciplinary Studies in the Fine Arts 2 (1990): 357-65.
Lippit, Akira Mizuta. "Phantographics." Qui Parle: Literature, Philosophy, Visual Arts, History 2.1 (Spring 1988): 142-49.
Marder, Elissa. "Nothing to Say: Fragments on the Mother in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction." Esprit Createur 40 (1) (Spring 2000): 25-35.
Marien, Mary Warner. Photography and Its Critics: A Cultural History, 1839-1900. (Cambridge Perspectives on Photography) Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1997.
Mattison, Ben. "The Social Construction of the American Daguerreotype Portrait 1839-1860." http://users.rcn.com/ben42//daguerre/
Mavor, Carol. Pleasures Taken: Performances of Sexuality and Loss in Victorian Photographs. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 1995.
Maynard, Patrick. The Engine of Visualization: Thinking Through Photography. Ithaca, NY: Cornell UP, 1997.
Meinwald, Dan. "Memento Mori: Death and Photography in Nineteenth-Century America." http://cmp1.ucr.edu/terminals/memento_mori/
Milesi, Laurent. "Post-Mortems? Photo-Graphies of Derrida between Barthes, Blanchot, Mallarme and Nabokov." Imprimatur 1 (2-3) (Spring 1996): 234-51.
Mirzoeff, Nicholas, ed. The Visual Culture Reader. New York, NY: Routledge P, 1998.
Newhall, B. The History of Photography: From 1839 to the Present. New York, NY: MoMA, 1982.
Petro, Patrice, ed. Fugitive Images: From Photography to Video. Bloomington, IN: Indiana UP, 1995.
Pfister, Harold Francis. Facing the Light: Historic American Portrait Daguerreotypes: An Exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, Sept. 22, 1978-Jan. 15, 1979. Washington, DC: National Portrait Gallery by the Smithsonian Institution P, 1978.
Phelan, Peggy, ed.; Lane, Jill, ed. The Ends of Performance. New York, NY: New York UP, 1998.
Rabate, Jean, ed. Writing the Image After Roland Barthes. Philadelphia, PA: U of Pennsylvania P, 1997.
Rinhart, Floyd and Marion. The American Daguerreotype. Athens, GA: U of Georgia P, 1981.
Ruby, Jay. Secure the Shadow: Death and Photography in America. Cambridge, MA: MIT P, 1995. http://catlin.clas.virginia.edu/shadows/jay/jay.html
Rudisill, R. Mirror Image: The Influence of the Daguerreotype on American Society. Albuquerque, NM: U of New Mexico P, 1971.
Saltz, Laura. "Disappearing Women: Gender and Vision in Nineteenth-Century American Fiction and Photographs." Diss. Yale University, 1997.
Samuels, Shirley, ed. The Culture of Sentiment: Race, Gender, and Sentimentality in 19th-Century America. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1992.
Savedoff, Barbara E. Transforming Images: How Photography Complicates the Picture. Ithaca, NY: Cornell UP, 1999.
Sekula, Alan. Photography Against the Grain: Essays and Photoworks 1973-1983. Halifax: The Press of Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, 1984.
Severa, Joan L., Rexford, Nancy, Kidwell, Claudia Brush. Dressed for the Photographer: Ordinary Americans and Fashion, 1840-1900. Ashland, OH: Kent State UP, 1997.
Smith, Lindsay. The Politics of Focus: Women, Children and Nineteenth-Century Photography. (Critical Image) Manchester: Manchester UP, 1998.
Sobieszek, Robert A. Ghost in the Shell: Photography and the Human Soul, 1850-2000. Cambridge, MA: MIT P, 1999.
Sontag, Susan. On Photography. New York, NY: Doubleday, 1973.
Spence, Jo and Patricia Holland. Family Snaps: The Meanings of Domestic Photography. London: Virago P, 1991.
Van Setten, Henk. "Album Angels: parent-child relations as reflected in 19th century photos, made after the death of a child." http://www.socsci.kun.nl/ped/whp/histeduc/19cphotos.html
Williams, Susan. Confounding Images: Photography and Portraiture in Antebellum American Fiction. Baltimore, MD: U of Pennsylvania P, 1997.
Wood, John, ed. America and the Daguerreotype. Iowa City, IA: U of Iowa P, 1991.
Wright, Richard D., ed. Visual Attention. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1998
Craig's Daguerreian Registry
The Digital Daguerreian Archive
The Daguerreian Society
Daguerreotypes at Harvard
"Do You Believe: Spirit Photography 1868-1935," an on-line exhibition at The American Museum of Photography
Mortal Coil: Mourning Becomes Electronic
Secrets of the Dark Chamber: The Art of the American Daguerreotype
Women in Photography International Archive
Symbols Used to Identify Editions
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