Research Catalog

Stereoscopic views of statues and monuments in Washington, D.C. [graphic].

Title
Stereoscopic views of statues and monuments in Washington, D.C. [graphic].
Publication
1859?-1905?
Electronic Resource
Image(s) via NYPL Digital Gallery

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Additional Authors
Description
  • 3 stereographs (photoprints) : silver gelatin, b&w; 102x176mm.
  • 38 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
  • 5 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Alternative Title
  • American scenery, Washington, D.C. 26, 38.
  • American scenery. Stereoscopic gems.
  • American scenery. Washington, D.C.
  • American views. Washington, DC.
  • Gems of American scenery. 139.
  • J.F. Jarvis' stereoscopic views.
  • M'Clees' stereoscopic photographs. Views in and about Washington City, 1859.
  • Metropolitan and suburban scenery, Washington, D.C. 1074.
  • Washington, D.C. & vicinity. 1479, 1483.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Silver gelatin photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Includes views by W.M. Chase, Bell & Bro. and other photographers and publishers.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F118
Title
Stereoscopic views of statues and monuments in Washington, D.C. [graphic].
Imprint
1859?-1905?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of statues and monuments in Washington, D.C.: includes views of the Washington monument, including constuction scenes showing cranes and scaffolding; one from water's edge shows wooden buildings at base; stone cutting shed nearby; views of the complete monument include views from across the Potomac; from the executive office building showng the Bureau of Printing and Engraving; from the Bureau of Printing and Engraving; the statue of Jackson (Mills) in Lafayette Park, some views include cannons and a distant view of the White House, and some views of the statue are from the White House grounds; the equestrian statue of Washington (Mills), Greenough's statue of Washington in the Capitol grounds; statue of Gen. Greene (H.K. Brown); Crawford's statue of Liberty or "the Genius of American"; statue of Gen. Thomas (Ward); statue of Gen. Scott (Brown); the Naval or Peace monument (Simmons).
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Added Author
Bierstadt, Charles, 1819-1903. Photographer
Chase, W. M. (William M.), approximately 1818-1901. Photographer
Cudlip, Charles S. Publisher
Cudlip, L. Publisher
Jarvis, John F. Publisher
Johnson, N. G. Photographer
M'Clees, J. E. Photographer
Woodward, C. W. (Charles Warren) Publisher
American Stereoscopic Company. Publisher
Bell & Bro. (Washington, D.C.). phts
Bierstadt Brothers, photographers.
Bryant & Smith, photographers.
Keystone View Company, publishers.
Kilburn Brothers, photographers.
London Stereoscopic Company, photographers.
New York Stereoscopic Co., publishers.
Underwood & Underwood. Publisher
J. W. and J. S. Moulton, photographers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
American scenery. Washington, D.C.
American scenery, Washington, D.C. 26, 38.
American views. Washington, DC.
American scenery. Stereoscopic gems.
J.F. Jarvis' stereoscopic views.
Gems of American scenery. 139.
Metropolitan and suburban scenery, Washington, D.C. 1074.
M'Clees' stereoscopic photographs. Views in and about Washington City, 1859.
Washington, D.C. & vicinity. 1479, 1483.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F118
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