Early 1900s Hand-colored Lantern Slides

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1906 farmer plowing.jpg
Westmoreland County: Farmer tilling the soil near the Greensburg Turnpike.  To give family and friends a better feel for the adventure, he hand-color black and white negatives into full-color 3x4 lantern slides.  The Process:  He contacted a negative with another negative to create a positive slide.  He then selected a fine brush and colors and meticulously created full-color slides.