|Title||Unpublished paper, 'An account of some recent improvements in photography' by Henry Fox Talbot|
|Description||Talbot writes on a method of obtaining calotype [talbotype] pictures, sharing details of preparation of the paper, the use of the paper and the fixing process. Marked on front as 'To be printed in the Proceedings P M R [Peter Mark Roget] S H C [Samuel Hunter Christie].'|
Subject: Photography / Photomechanical processes
Read 10 June 1841.
Whilst the Royal Society declined to publish this paper in full, an abstract of the paper was published in volume 4 of Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society] as 'An account of some recent improvements in photography'.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1837.0169|
|Printed in Proceedings, Volume 4, pages 312-316|
|Related records in the catalogue||MC/3/178|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA5837||Talbot; William Henry Fox (1800 - 1877)||1800 - 1877|