1844: Photograph of the Duke of Wellington

Daguerreotype of the Duke of Wellington by Antoine Claudet

2 Responses

  1. KC

    It still seems remarkable that you can have a photo of someone who was born in the 1700s

  2. John

    It’s amazing that this is a picture of someone who was born in the 1700′s. The 1800′s, although they seem far away, still seem sort of recent, but the 1700′s well that is going back a bit!


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