c. 1850 Choice “SPLENDID DAGUERREOTYPE MINIATURES” Advertising Broadside, Waterbury, CT.
c. 1850, Advertising Broadside for Daguerreotypes by E.S. Hayden, American Office Print, Waterbury, CT., Choice Extremely Fine.
Measuring 12” x 10,” this Printed Broadside has some small sealed splits in the upper corners repaired from the blank reverse. The paper is toned, but the printing is bold with an ornate border design. Its headline reads, “SPLENDID DAGUERREOTYPE MINIATURES, Taken in Every Style by E. S. HAYDEN.” The advertisement has blank spaces left for the City and Hotel (to be completed by hand), that this traveling photographer is staying, while being ready and waiting for hire. A vivid Advertising Broadside for Daguerreotypes example for display, as originally intended.