New USPTO Museum Exhibit Focuses on Photography

February 17, 1998
Press Release 98-2

CONTACT:
Richard Maulsby
Paula Coupe
703-305-8341

Since that first exposure was made over 170 years ago, photography has captured the minds and the images of generations of people around the world. The new exhibit at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Museum, “A Moment in Time: The Art of Photography,” traces the technology of photography from the first daguerreotype to today's digital.

What: Opening of “A Moment in Time: The Art of Photography”

When: Tuesday, February 24, 1998

4:30 press preview

5:30 opening reception

Where: U.S. Patent and Trademark Museum

2121 Crystal Drive

Arlington, VA 22202