Category Archives: glass plates

Playing with glass

My husband and I inherited some glass slides/negatives and I am slowly scanning them.  I am guessing that these were taken around the turn of the 20th century…late 1890’s and early 1900’s. We think most of these were taken in … Continue reading

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Glass plates, part 2

More from the glass plates my husband inherited and I scanned. When you consider the process of making glass plates you have to wonder how the photographer managed to get the photo of the dog jumping without it being a … Continue reading

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Inheritance isn’t always about money

Part 1 My husband was lucky enough to inherit some glass plates from his Mom who had a friend whose lodger was once in the entrainment industry.  The family’s last name was Goulet, and yes a relative of the singer … Continue reading

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Seattle_1912- and some glass

Ron and I were fortunate to purchase 24 glass negatives that feature the Seattle area in 1912. Mostly people, but still interesting for the clothing they were wearing. Luckily some of the negatives were labeled. If you recognize any of … Continue reading

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