Research Catalog

Stereoscopic Views of Southeast Alaska [graphic].

Title
Stereoscopic Views of Southeast Alaska [graphic].
Publication
1868?-1920?
Electronic Resource
Image(s) via NYPL Digital Gallery

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Description
  • 1 stereograph (photoprint) : albumen, b&w; 108x178mm.
  • 18 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
  • 2 stereographs (photoprints) : silver gelatin, b&w ;
  • 6 stereographs (photomechanical prints) : halftone, col. ;
Alternative Title
  • American and Foreign Views.
  • European and American Views.
  • Popular Series.
  • Views of the Pacific Coast. 11, 47.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Silver gleatin photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Includes views by Eadweard Muybridge, James M. Davis, B.W. Kilburn and other photographers and publishers.
  • Two views by Eadweard Muybridge were made as part of an expedition to Alaska led by Maj. Gen. Henry W. Halleck.
  • Includes a view of a photographer's tent perched on the terminal moraine of Hawler glacier.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F308
Title
Stereoscopic Views of Southeast Alaska [graphic].
Imprint
1868?-1920?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of Southeast Alaska, including Fort Tongass, Haines, Juneau, Kasaan Village, Lynn Canal, New Metlakahtla, Nome, Sitka, Skagway and Wrangell; includes general, street and harbor views; views of churches, a bridge, log cabins, a "curiosity shop" with Indian artifacts visible on the porch, an Indian salmon cannery; steam and sailing vessels; Indians and villages, including views of totem poles and canoes; views of Hawler glacier and its terminal moraines; a view of a bridge over the Indian River.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Indexed Term
Photographica
Added Author
Muybridge, Eadweard, 1830-1904. Photographer
Davis, James M. Photographer
Ingersoll, T. W. Publisher
Jarvis, John F. Publisher
Kilburn, B. W. (Benjamin West), 1827-1909. Photographer
Griffith & Griffith (Firm), publishers.
Keystone View Company, publishers.
Continent Stereoscopic Company, publishers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
Popular Series.
Views of the Pacific Coast. 11, 47.
European and American Views.
American and Foreign Views.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F308
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