Modern Antiquity - The Photographs of Charles E. Spaak
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Professional photographer David Girson purchased a trove of late 19th century glass plate negatives at an estate sale. Years of restoration and research revealed the photographer to have been Chicagoan Charles Erik Spaack, an 1885 Swedish immigrant, draughtsman and engineer. Girson shares his fascinating journey of research and discovery and the life and time his work revealed.