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Stereoscopic views of Augusta, Georgia

Title
Stereoscopic views of Augusta, Georgia [graphic].
Publication
1859?-1900?

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Description
  • 13 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 89x178mm. or smaller.
  • 21 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Alternative Title
  • Augusta and vicinity. 185, 202, 390, 393, 515
  • John Usher's Stereo-views, of Augusta & vicinity. 1, 3, 8, 9, [10], 32, 52
  • Southern scenery illustrated.
  • Southern stereoscopic views.
  • Stereoscopic treasures. 1252, 1255, 1258.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Cityscapes.
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
  • Photoprints.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Includes views by A. D. Bonney, J. A. Palmer, John Usher, Jr., and other photographers and publishers.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F148
Title
Stereoscopic views of Augusta, Georgia [graphic].
Imprint
1859?-1900?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views in Augusta and vicinity: includes street views; views of the gate and chapel of the Augusta cemetery, Confedrate Monument erected by the Ladies Memorial Association; the warping room in a cotton mill; the Revolutionary monument; the Confederate monument; Green Street, showing people lounging on the grass; Summerville street, showing fences and trees; Mrs. Edgar's house --"Hillside"; Reed Memorial church, Presbyterian; the bell tower erected in 1858 for the fire dept., showing spiral stairs, cupola; courthouse, African American men with wagon loads of watermelon; Broad Street showing businesses and street clock; fountain on Monument Street, courthouse in distance; cotton bales in the railroad yard; man checking cotton bales in a yard; African American men with bushels of cotton on their heads, men look on from bridge above; three African American children selling lightwood in the streets; a group of women and one man holding a spelling match; same group playing croquet, cattle in the background, details of the women's clothing visible; Dismal Swamp showing trees with hanging moss, an alligator, men in a flat bottomed boat. Some views duplicated.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Added Author
Jarvis, John F. pbls.
Bonney, A. D., active 1870-1879. Photographer
Palmer, J. A. Photographer
Usher, John, Jr. Photographer
Littleton View Co., publishers.
Tucker & Perkins, photographers.
Underwood & Underwood, distributor.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
Augusta and vicinity. 185, 202, 390, 393, 515
John Usher's Stereo-views, of Augusta & vicinity. 1, 3, 8, 9, [10], 32, 52,
Southern scenery illustrated.
Southern stereoscopic views.
Stereoscopic treasures. 1252, 1255, 1258.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F148
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