Patrick Tasker, 1839.
This photograph of Patrick Tasker is the oldest dated photographic image in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies Archives, taken just 20 years after the invention of photography in 1839.
Courtesy of the Centre for Newfoundland Studies Archives (MF - 313), Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland.


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