A History of Photography: From 1839 to the Present
Located in Rochester, New York, George Eastman House is one of the world's premier institutions for the study, exhibition, and preservation of photography. Opened in 1949 in the home of George Eastman, founder of the Eastman Kodak Company, Eastman House was the first museum in the United Stated dedicated to photography and the making of motion pictures. This publication offers an insider view of the depth and scope of the photography collection. The book traces photography's rich history from its origins to modern digital imaging.