Mechanical Icon

  1. This video introduces "Mechanical Icon," an online "book" of short video essays discussing historical photographs.

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  2. A video in the "Mechanical Icon" series discussing one of the first photographs ever taken.

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  3. A video in the "Mechanical Icon" series discussing Roger Fenton's famous photograph of a battlefield in the Crimean War (1855).

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  4. A video in the "Mechanical Icon" series discussing a famous photo of Robert E. Lee (1863).

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  5. A video in the "Mechanical Icon" series discussing a famous photograph of the completion of the transcontinental railroad (1869).

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Mechanical Icon

Marshall Poe

"Mechanical Icon" is a series of video essays discussing iconic historical photographs.

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