Research Catalog

Stereoscopic general views of Washington, D.C. [graphic].

Title
Stereoscopic general views of Washington, D.C. [graphic].
Publication
1860?-1890?
Electronic Resource
Image(s) via NYPL Digital Gallery

Details

Additional Authors
Description
  • 1 stereograph (photoprint) : silver gelatin, b&w; 105x175mm.
  • 2 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
  • 21 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Alternative Title
  • American Views.
  • American scenery. Washington, D.C.
  • Chase's celebrated collection of national views. 1008, 1150.
  • United States views.
  • Views of Washington, D.C. 1248, 1250.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Cityscapes.
  • Photoprints.
  • Silver gelatin photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Includes views by W. M. Chase, John F. Jarvis, Kilburn Brothers and other photographers and publishers.
  • Includes 2 hand-colored views.
  • One view is stamped "Division of Prints, Library of Congress, No. 45201" and "Sep 27, 1916" and has hand-wrttine notation "Duplicate".
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F103
Title
Stereoscopic general views of Washington, D.C. [graphic].
Imprint
1860?-1890?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
General views of Washington, D.C.: view across the Potomac from Arlington Heights, a decorative urn in foreground, the capitol and unfinished Washington Monument visible; views from the dome of the Capitol, including views of building and homes, Pennsylvania Avenue, looking north showing the Mall and the Washington Monument; views from the Washington Monument, looking east with National Museum, Capitol, Agriculture Dept. and Smithsonian visible, loking N.E. past General Post Office, looking N. with WhiteHouse and State Dept. (later Executive Office building); from rooftop with Capitol in view; from the lunatic asylum.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Connect to:
Local Subject
Hand-colored photoprints.
Added Author
Bierstadt, Charles, 1819-1903. Photographer
Chase, W. M. (William M.), approximately 1818-1901. Photographer
Jarvis, John F. Publisher
Keystone View Company. Publisher
Kilburn Brothers. Publisher
Underwood & Underwood. Publisher
Webster & Albee. Publisher
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
American Views.
Chase's celebrated collection of national views. 1008, 1150.
United States views.
American scenery. Washington, D.C.
Views of Washington, D.C. 1248, 1250.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F103
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