Collodion printing-out paper prints

Available in the 1860s but not popular until late 1880s; chief commercial portrait medium 1895-1910. Glossy version has warm image hues while the matte version, which dominated from the mid-1890s, has near-neutral image hues. Usually toned with gold or platinum so that images show little or no fading. They do not exhibit silver mirroring.

There are 83 related items to this topic
Group including Mrs Hohepine Love, Mrs Ripeka Love and Mrs Manu Peck - Photograph taken Kinsey and Company
Date: [1890s] From: Taiaroa, Hori Kerei, d 1905 :Photographs relating to the Robinson, Brown and Peck families, and portraits of politicians and governors By: Kinsey, William Henry Scott, 1860-1931 Ref: PA3-0128 Description: Group including Mrs Hohepine Love (standing on left), Mrs Ripeka Love (standing on right) and Mrs Manu Peck (seated on right). Photograph taken in the 1890s ...
Date: [circa 1890s-circa 1910] From: Lister family: Photographs relating to boxer Harry Lister Ref: PA1-o-1824 Description: Family photograph album possibly featuring relatives of boxer Harry Lister. Shows unidentified persons, probably in England, photographed between circa 1890s...
Date: 18 June 1901 By: Stephen-Smith, Havell, active 1999-2010 Ref: PAColl-9614 Description: Photograph of decorative triumphal arch built in Cuba Street, Wellington, to welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York during their 1901 tour of New ...
Wellington and Manawatu Railway bridge over Waikanae river
Date: Between 1885 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-13 Description: View of the Waikanae River, showing the Wellington and Manawatu Railway bridge. On the bridge may be seen a water tank for use by construction engines. Pho...
View of Waikanae river
Date: Between 1885 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-15 Description: View of the Waikanae River, taken between 1885 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Identifed from "Uncommon Carrier", by K R Cassells, Wellingt...
Date: [ca 1890s to 1950] From: Stout family: Photographs Ref: PAColl-10493-11 Description: Photographs relating to the Pearce and Stout families, 1890s-1940s. Photographer(s) unidentified. Prints feature photographs of family scenes. Identified ar...
Date: [ca 1910s] - 1949 Ref: PAColl-10445 Description: Photographs of teachers of Brooklyn School (Wellington) compiled on mounts, by Eric Burbush, for the School's 1949 centenary. Photographs taken circa 1910s b...
Bartlett, Robert Henry fl 1875-1880 :Photograph of mud terraces at Rotomahana
Date: [ca 1880] By: Bartlett, Robert Henry, 1842-1911 Ref: PA7-29-18 Description: Photograph of a mud terrace at Rotomahana, taken ca 1880 by Robert Henry Bartlett. Source of title - Title supplied by Library Other Titles - Mud Terrace, R...
Date: [ca 1903-1904] From: Brumfit, Ethel, 1881-1961: Diaries, compositions, related papers, and photographs Ref: PAColl-4978-1 Description: Photograph of Ethel Brumfit taken by Lambert Weston and Sons Ltd, 27 New Bond Street, possibly about 1903-1904. Shows Ethel seated holding a rose. She wears ...
Date: 1906?-1954 From: Mosen, Neville Herbert, 1914-2004: Photographs Ref: PAColl-0670 Description: Photographs taken by Neville Mosen of Mounts Ruapehu and Ngauruhoe between 1945 and 1954, and Nicol family photographs and other photographs taken in Marton ...
Ford across Waikawa River at Autahi swamp
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-39 Description: A horseman at the ford across the Waikawa River at the Autaha Swamp, Horowhenua District. Photograph taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of...
Head of Waikawa Valley, from Mt Thompson
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-37 Description: View looking down the valley of the Waikawa Stream from Thompson peak in the Tararua Range. Photograph taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns ...
View of the Old Coach Road, Otaki
Date: Between 1885 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-18 Description: View of the Old Coach Road at Otaki, showing a girl standing on a bridge over a stream, taken between 1885 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. ...
Wellington and Manawatu Railway line at Otaki
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-23 Description: View of a curved section of the Wellington and Manawatu Railway line at Otaki, taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Identifed...
View of Otaki Railway Station
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-22 Description: View of Otaki Railway Station, showing passengers waiting on the platform and Wellington and Manawatu Railway locomotive no 6 with a southbound train. Photog...
Wellington and Manawatu Railway line at Otaki
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-24 Description: View of a curved section of the Wellington and Manawatu Railway line at Otaki, taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Identifed...
View looking north from Pukekaraka hill, Otaki
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-20 Description: View looking north over Otaki from Pukekaraka hill, showing a road and houses, 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Identifed from "Uncom...
Wellington and Manawatu Railway line at Otaki
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-25 Description: View of a curved section of the Wellington and Manawatu Railway line at Otaki, taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Identifed...
View of the railway bridge over the Otaki river
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-21 Description: View looking north, showing the first railway bridge over the Otaki River, taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Identifed fro...
Scene on the Otaki River
Date: Between 1886 and 1888 From: Levin, William Hort, 1845-1893 :Wellington and Manawatu Railway Company Ltd :Views on the Wellington & Manawatu Railway Ref: PA1-f-239-31 Description: Scene on the Otaki River, showing native forest on the banks. Photograph taken between 1886 and 1888 by Wrigglesworth & Binns of Wellington. Inscriptions: ...