Stereoscopic views of the Potomac River and its bridges in and near Washington, D.C. [graphic].

Title
Stereoscopic views of the Potomac River and its bridges in and near Washington, D.C. [graphic].
Publication
1865?-1885?
Electronic Resource
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Description
  • 1 stereograph (photoprint) : albumen, b&w; 100x177mm.
  • 20 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Includes views by Bell & Bro., John Moran and other photographers and publishers.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F107
Title
Stereoscopic views of the Potomac River and its bridges in and near Washington, D.C. [graphic].
Imprint
1865?-1885?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of the Potomac River, including The Great Falls of the Potomac, "Ball's Bluff," showing two men in a rowboat with fishing gear,Windy branch cascade; a man sitting on a dock near a boathouse along the banks of the river; a view of small sailing vessels (wide beam, low to water) from the Long Bridge; views of the Long Bridge showing railroad tracks, boat moored nearby; the Aqueduct Bridge, by which the C&O canal crosses the Potomac at Georgetown; one view shows buildings on opposite shore, another close view shows sign admonishing "Walk your horses over this bridge," men with fishing gear near bridge, view from Georgetown with canalboats in the canal in the foreground.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Added Author
Moran, John, 1831-1903. Photographer
Bell & Bro. (Washington, D.C.), phts.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F107
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