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Robert Cornelius
The inventor of the selfie

Robert Cornelius, The Artists
Portrait of Robert Cornelius

Robert Cornelius was a U.S. Photographer born in 1809. Cornelius contributed to the Early Photography movement and died in 1893.

Self-portrait, Robert Cornelius

Self-portrait

1839
View of intersection of Eighth Street and Market Street, Philadelphia, Robert Cornelius

View of intersection of Eighth Street and Market Street, Philadelphia

1840

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