Title: Portrait of Young Girl by Slingsby of Lincoln
Author: Robert Slingsby
Date: An August 2018 scan of the original c1870s CDV photograph

A superb CDV photo!

Robert Slingsby was an accomplished photographer working at 168 High Street, Lincoln. He was born in 1839 and died in 1895. His most important contribution to the world of photography was his research into flash lighting. In 1890 he was granted a patent for his device that synchronised a flash lamp with a camera shutter. A Lincoln man of significance!

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