Dry plate negatives

Gelatin dry plate negatives, Silver gelatin glass negatives

Silver gelatin dry plate negatives were the dominant glass negative circa 1880-1920. Dry plate negatives were made as early as the 1850s with collodion, honey, and other solutions, but they were not commercially successful and are difficult to distinguish from collodion wet plate negatives.

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Leyland O'Brien Timber Company mill, Kaiangaroa, near Kaitaia
Date: 1914 Ref: 1/1-006370-G Description: Leyland O'Brien Timber Company mill, Kaiangaroa, near Kaitaia, 1914. Scene with stacks of timber. Photograph taken by Northwood brothers. Quantity: 1 b&w or...
Maori woman from Hawkes Bay district
Date: [Between 1880 and 1890] Ref: 1/4-022115-G Description: Carte de visite portrait of a Maori woman from the Hawkes Bay district, wearing a korowai (tag cloak), taken between 1880 and 1900 by Samuel Carnell of Napie...
Trains at Ngauranga Station; passenger and goods train travelling north; goods train on a siding, with D class locomotive. Stock-yards alongside the railway lines, ca 1900
Date: ca 1900 Ref: APG-0044-1/2-G Description: Trains at Ngauranga Station; one passenger and goods train travelling north; and a goods train on a siding with a D class locomotive. Stockyards alongside th...
Reverend Dallard
Date: [24 July 1951] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/328/03-G Description: Reverend Dallard photographed circa 24 July 1951 by an Evening Post photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry plate gla...
Dog and man seated on steps
Date: [Between 1895 and 1916] Ref: 1/4-121320-G Description: Dog and man seated on steps. Photograph taken ca 1895-1916, probably by Robina Nicol of Wellington. Source of title - Title supplied by Library Quantity: ...
Large country house on low hilltop
Date: [ca 1895-1925] Ref: 1/2-233894-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1895-1925, showing people sitting on the verandah of a large country house located on a low hilltop, shrub...
Clearing land at Kaitaia for river straightening
Date: [192-?] Ref: 1/1-010645-G Description: Clearing land at Kaitaia for river straightening, probably during the drainage of the Kaitaia swamp. Shows bullock teams and labourers. Photograph taken cir...
Date: between 1898-1924 Ref: 1/1-003355-G Description: Steamship Kini, photographed in Port Chalmers harbour by David Alexander De Maus. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre - "Kini" S...
British Isles versus Wellington rugby game
Date: 1950-1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/161/14-G Description: An injured Lions player receives medical attention at the British Isles (Lions) versus Wellington rugby game. Photograph taken 20 June 1950 by an Evening Pos...
Date: [Between 1927 and 1932] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP-3511-1/2-G Description: Fire, Wellington region, photographed between 1927 and 1932 by an Evening Post staff photographer. Source of descriptive information - Date estimated by cat...