Research Catalog

Stereographic views of the giant sequoia of California [graphic].

Title
Stereographic views of the giant sequoia of California [graphic].
Publication
1867?-1902
Electronic Resource
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Details

Additional Authors
Description
  • 11 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 110x177mm. or smaller.
  • 39 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, some col. ;
Alternative Title
  • California and Colorado
  • Descriptive Views of American Scenery. 37, 51, 85.
  • Mariposa Big Trees, Cal.
  • Photographic views of Yosemite and Mammoth Trees.
  • Scripture's Peeps at Choice American Scenery.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Cityscapes.
  • Photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Includes views by J. C. Scripture, M. M. Hazeltine, Kilburn Brothers and other photographers and publishers.
  • Includes one hand-colored photoprint.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Provenance (note)
  • Gift of Robert Dennis, 1982 and Mrs. George R. Collins, 1993.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F330
Title
Stereographic views of the giant sequoia of California [graphic].
Imprint
1867?-1902
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of the giant sequoia in the Calaveras and Mariposa groves, California: includes views of trees; tourists, including tourists in carriages driving through arches cut out of trees and on horseback, a log cabin; the pavilion over the stump of "the Original Big Tree"; soldiers posed with "the Grizzly Giant" and on horseback atop the "Fallen Monarch"; includes views of the forest in winter with snow on the ground; view of a fern. One general view of the town of Mariposa, California.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Connect to:
Local Subject
Hand-colored photoprints.
Added Author
Bierstadt, Charles, 1819-1903. Photographer
Hazeltine, M. M. (Martin Mason), 1827-1903. Photographer
Scripture, J. C. (John C.) Photographer
Strand, L. G. Publisher
Keystone View Company, publishers.
Littleton View Co., publishers.
Continent Stereoscopic Company, publishers.
Kilburn Brothers, publishers.
Union View Company, publishers.
Walker & Fargerstein, photographers.
Webster & Albee, publishers.
Universal Photo Art Co. Publisher
Strohmeyer & Wyman, publishers.
Underwood & Underwood, publishers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
Descriptive Views of American Scenery. 37, 51, 85.
Mariposa Big Trees, Cal.
Scripture's Peeps at Choice American Scenery.
California and Colorado
Photographic views of Yosemite and Mammoth Trees.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F330
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