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Are those themes, or genres historical prepared by the editorial staff to guide the visitor to navigate in the archive in a first easy exploration. It is impossible to create a true catalog of the photo library: the arguments proposed in the frames are just some examples.

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EXPERIMENT OF CLERK-MAXWELL ( last uploaded )

SOCIAL HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY experiment of additive color synthesis performed by the Scottish mathematician and physicist James Clerk Maxwell (3 June 1831 - 5 November 1879) with a triple magic lantern, which produced a congruent projection. From his experiments with the overlap of red, green and blue filters, color photography originated. Engraving, United Kingdom 1859

Nome file: FSNgilardi_74135.jpg

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The great themes of the history

It navigates in the archive guided by a time-line that represents the major events or historical movements. The topics listed in the chart are only a selection of those preserved in Fototeca, which is still in continuous digital transfer.

XX CENTURY

  • WW1
  • WW2
  • shoah
  • Post War
  • science fiction
  • Russian Revolution

XX CENTURY

  • giudiziaria
  • Belle Epoque
  • Anarchismo

XIX CENTURY

  • Risorgimento
  • History of Photography
  • brigantaggio
  • Natives of America
  • vittoriano
  • romanticismo

XVIII CENTURY

  • enlightenment
  • french revolution
  • US independence

XV-XVI-XVII CENTURY

  • rinascimento
  • alchimia
  • riforma
  • inquisizione
  • barocco

V-VI-VI-VIII-IX-X-XI-XII-XIII-XIV CENTURY

  • Middle Age
  • crusades
  • Divine Comedy

b.C. X-IX-VIII-VII-VI-V-IV-III-II-I ~ I a.C. II-III-IV-V-VI CENTURY

  • etruschi
  • ancient greece
  • Ancient Rome
  • early Christian

Before 4000 b.C. ~ XVIII-XVII-XVI-XV-XIV-XIII-XIII-XII-XI CENTURY b.C.

  • preistoria
  • Sumerians
  • ancient egypt
  • Phoenician empire

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