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Stereoscopic views of the San Francisco waterfront

Title
Stereoscopic views of the San Francisco waterfront [graphic].
Publication
1858?-1906?

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Details

Additional Authors
  • Heering, J. H. (John Hermann), 1816-1873.
  • Weed, Charles L.
  • Muybridge, Eadweard, 1830-1904.
  • Reilly, John James, 1839-1894.
  • Soule, John P.
  • Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916.
  • Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912.
  • E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm) pbl
  • H.C. White Co. "Perfec" Stereograph. 602, 769.
  • Bradley & Rulofson.
  • Keystone View Company, publishers.
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Description
  • 30 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 91x176mm. or smaller.
  • 2 stereographs (photoprints) : silver gelatin, b&w ;
Summary
Views of the waterfront in San Francisco: includes views of piers, terminals and warehouses and a railroad bridge running along the waterfront; sailing ships, steamboats, ferries, sailboats and shipwrecks; the dry dock at Hunters Pt.; views of Alcatraz, Angel and Goat Islands; a view of the rocky shore of the bay with Telegraph Hill and a long wharf in the background; Black Pt., showing the native chaparral; the Golden Gate and San Francisco Bay; the blasting of Blossom Rock in the bay; a sea bathing establishment with towels drying on a line.
Alternative Title
  • Popular Series.
  • American Views.
  • The "Best" Series. California.
  • Stereoscopic Views.
  • Watkins' New Series. 3637.
  • Watkins' Pacific Coast. 696, [848], 945, 960, 1360, 136[4], 1374, 1720.
  • California. 1321.
  • Views of San Francisco and vicinity. 161, 179, 232.
  • Views of American Scnerney. 102.
  • J. H. Heering's stereoscopic pictures.
  • California. 55.
  • San Francisco. 439.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Silver gelatin photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
  • Photoprints.
Note
  • Includes views by Weed, Muybridge, Reilly and other photographers and publishers.
  • View published by Anthony may be from a negative by Weed.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F402
Title
Stereoscopic views of the San Francisco waterfront [graphic].
Imprint
1858?-1906?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Connect to:
NYPL Digital Collections
Added Author
Heering, J. H. (John Hermann), 1816-1873. Photographer
Weed, Charles L. Photographer
Muybridge, Eadweard, 1830-1904. Photographer
Reilly, John James, 1839-1894. Photographer
Soule, John P. Photographer
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916. Photographer
Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912. Publisher
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm) Publisher
H.C. White Co. "Perfec" Stereograph. 602, 769.
Bradley & Rulofson.
Keystone View Company, publishers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
Popular Series.
American Views.
The "Best" Series. California.
Stereoscopic Views.
Watkins' New Series. 3637.
Watkins' Pacific Coast. 696, [848], 945, 960, 1360, 136[4], 1374, 1720.
California. 1321.
Views of San Francisco and vicinity. 161, 179, 232.
Views of American Scnerney. 102.
J. H. Heering's stereoscopic pictures.
California. 55.
San Francisco. 439.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 89-F402
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