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Stereoscopic views of cemeteries, buildings, homes and gardens in St.Augustine, Florida

Title
Stereoscopic views of cemeteries, buildings, homes and gardens in St.Augustine, Florida [graphic].
Publication
1865?-1905?

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Details

Additional Authors
  • Cooley, Sam A.
  • Bierstadt, Charles, 1819-1903.
  • Pollock, Charles.
  • Pierron, George, 1816-
  • Styles, A. F., 1832-1910.
  • E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm), publishers.
  • Florida Club, publishers.
  • Underwood & Underwood, publishers.
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Description
  • 21 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 88x177mm. or smaller.
  • 3 stereographs (photoprints) : silver gelatin, b&w ;
  • 12 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Summary
Views of St. Augustine, Florida: general view from the Florida House showing homes, yards, fences and Ft. Marion in the distance; general views from the barracks showing fences, homes, laundry on a line; views of the Spanish cemetery; gardens, including date palms and a sago palm, a fieldwith a split rail fence and a moss-covered tree; homes, including "the oldest house" (with an early automobile visible at left), the Spanish Governor's mansion, a porch views, one with a rocking chair; the Moorish-style Villa Zorayda built by Franklin W. Smith using cast concrete, the concrete being made from Portland cement, shells and sand; men in chairs on the deck of a boat, shaded by a large canvas; views of the St. Francis barracks, formerly a monastery for the Order of St. Francis, one view showing the officers posing in front; the Dade monument in the military cemetery near the barracks. Some duplication of images.
Alternative Title
  • American scenery. Stereoscopic studies.
  • America illustrated. Tropical scenery.
  • American scenery. Tourists series.
  • Beauties of American scenery.
  • Florida, the land of flowers and tropical scenery.
  • Florida views. 34.
  • Scenes in Florida. 600, 605, 616.
  • St. Augustine views.
  • Southern gems.
  • Views in St. Augustine, Florida. 9237.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
  • Photoprints.
  • Silver gelatin photoprints.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Includes views by Charles Bierstadt, A. F. Styles and other photographers and publishers.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F138
Title
Stereoscopic views of cemeteries, buildings, homes and gardens in St.Augustine, Florida [graphic].
Imprint
1865?-1905?
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
Cooley, Sam A. Photographer
Bierstadt, Charles, 1819-1903. Photographer
Pollock, Charles. pbls.
Pierron, George, 1816- Photographer
Styles, A. F., 1832-1910. Photographer
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm), publishers.
Florida Club, publishers.
Underwood & Underwood, publishers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
American scenery. Stereoscopic studies.
America illustrated. Tropical scenery.
American scenery. Tourists series.
Beauties of American scenery.
Florida, the land of flowers and tropical scenery.
Florida views. 34.
Scenes in Florida. 600, 605, 616.
St. Augustine views.
Southern gems.
Views in St. Augustine, Florida. 9237.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F138
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