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Stereoscopic Views of Yosemite Valley, California

Title
Stereoscopic Views of Yosemite Valley, California [graphic] / by Lawrence & Houseworth, and Thomas Houseworth & Co.
Author
Lawrence & Houseworth, publisher.
Publication
San Francisco : 1864?-1874?

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Additional Authors
  • Weed, Charles L.
  • Lawrence & Houseworth, publishers.
  • Thomas Houseworth & Co., publishers.
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Description
71 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 88 x 177 mm. or smaller.
Alternative Title
  • California. 282, 1110, 1117, 1118, 1121.
  • Yosemite, Cal. 1103, 1104, 1107, 1108, 1111, 1114, 1116-1119, 1121, 1125.
  • Yosemite Valley. 1105, 1106, 1113, 1118, 1119-1122, 1128, 1129, 1588, 1589, 1591, 1601-1603, 1606, 1607, 1609, 1610, 1618, 1619, 1621, 1625, 1626, 1631, 1634, 1639, 1641, 1642, 1649, 1652, 1653, 1655, 1659, 1660, 1662, 1665, 1668, 1673, 1678, 1680.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Landscapes.
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Many views may have been made by Charles L. Weed. Compare nos. 1103, 1107, 1113, 1114, 1116, 1118, 1119, 1121 with mammoth prints held by NYPG.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F381
Author
Lawrence & Houseworth, publisher.
Title
Stereoscopic Views of Yosemite Valley, California [graphic] / by Lawrence & Houseworth, and Thomas Houseworth & Co.
Imprint
San Francisco : 1864?-1874?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of the Yosemite Valley, California; includes views of mountains, rivers, waterfalls and lakes; views of tourists on foot, on horseback and in boats, including a view of P.T. Barnum and a group of people at Mirror Lake; views of hotels, a bridge, a log cabin with a man reading a newspaper out front; views of the ladders leading to Vernal Falls; one view showing Nevada Falls and surroundings after a snow; the ferry across the Merced River; a view of the Three Brothers with a view cameria in the foreground, and a woman fishing in the river in the middle ground. Some views duplicated.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Local Subject
Outdoor portraits.
Photographica.
Added Author
Weed, Charles L. Photographer
Lawrence & Houseworth, publishers.
Thomas Houseworth & Co., publishers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
California. 282, 1110, 1117, 1118, 1121.
Yosemite, Cal. 1103, 1104, 1107, 1108, 1111, 1114, 1116-1119, 1121, 1125.
Yosemite Valley. 1105, 1106, 1113, 1118, 1119-1122, 1128, 1129, 1588, 1589, 1591, 1601-1603, 1606, 1607, 1609, 1610, 1618, 1619, 1621, 1625, 1626, 1631, 1634, 1639, 1641, 1642, 1649, 1652, 1653, 1655, 1659, 1660, 1662, 1665, 1668, 1673, 1678, 1680.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F381
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