World History Minute: The beginnings of photography

World History Minute: The beginnings of photography
World History Minute: The beginnings of photography

World History Minute: The beginnings of photography

This week’s World History Minute is August 19, 1839—the birthday of photography. Historian John Schmidt will tell us the story. (photo: "Daguerreotipo.bw" Licensed under Public domain via Wikimedia Commons)