and early 20th century Australian, New Zealand, Pacific, South African, South
American, British, Irish and French photographs (especially cartes de visite, tintypes, daguerreotypes, stereoviews, magic lantern glass slides, glass negatives and old family albums) and also old postcards
for my reference research collection.
Optimus and other brands of brass camera lenses, wood
bellows cameras by British manufacturers
such as Meagher, Houghtons, Ensign, Butcher, Sanderson, Thornton Pickard, Dolland, Sands and Hunter, Perken, Son and Rayment,
Chapman and magic lantern projectors
ALSO: old (pre 1930) British photographic catalogues, photographic journals,
books and British Journal of Photography almanacs
I welcome offers of old and
interesting photographic items for sale including single items, collections,
Donations of unwanted photographs, postcards, albums and camera gear gratefully
accepted. Postage paid.