David Lisot Video Library (2002)
An illustration of coins, medals, tokens and currency related to photography and photographic antiques. This extensive "collection" only exists as slides: the wide range of items is from museums and collectors worldwide. In this video with slides you will see and learn about:
* The invention of photography in 1839
* The earliest known daguerreotype
* Collectors of these items and examples from their collections
* Examples of daguerreotypes, advertising notes, store cards, world tokens and medals, checks, encased postage, wooden nickels and more all with photographic themes
A great video with lots of slides of an interesting area of crossover collecting. Speaker(s): Nicholas M. Graver.