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Stereoscopic views of eastern Iowa

Title
Stereoscopic views of eastern Iowa [graphic].
Publication
1868?-1885?

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Description
  • 35 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 88x178mm. or smaller.
  • 6 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Alternative Title
  • Views of Cedar Rapids and vicinity.
  • Burt's Cave
  • Scenery in Cedar Rapids.
  • Views of Clinton and vicinity.
  • Evans' western views. 164.
  • Iowa scenery.
  • Views of Iowa City and vicinity.
  • Iowa views.
  • Iowa state scenery. 58, 60.
  • Panoramic view of the city of Muscatine, Iowa. 1, 2, 4, 5.
  • Iowa series.
  • Scenery on the Mississippi & tributaries in the vicinity of Dubuque, Iowa.
  • Stereoscopic views, of Davenport, Iowa.
  • Views of Clinton and vicinty. 18.
  • Views of the great snow blockade, nera Lawler.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
  • Photoprints.
  • Panoramas.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Includes views by S. Root, J. H. Reed, H. R. Buser and other photographers and publishers.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F190
Title
Stereoscopic views of eastern Iowa [graphic].
Imprint
1868?-1885?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of Eastern Iowa: Cedar Rapids: Braun & Jones store, high school building with pupils out front, Commercial St.; Clinton: general view, bridge with draw closed, workers at entrance of "Union Works"; snow blockade on the Iowa Division of the Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad between Conover and Ridgway, January, 1873: car passing though drifts that men are shown digging through; Davenport: street views, flood scene, June 26, 1880, young woman sitting at table in dining room of the Orphans' home; Iowa county meteorites in "Prof. Leonard's collectives"; canal and locks at Keokuk being built, bridge across Mississippi visible; views on the Maquoketa River including a log cabin, "Burt's Cave" and a stone bridge over the river; Muscatine: 4 views out of a 5 view panorama that includes mills, a steamboat on the Mississippi, a bridge and general view of the town; waterfront showing railroad siding, 3rd street showing trees planted along it, courthouse and soldiers' monument with people surrounding it; Victor: a table set with what looks like a wedding cake, other cakes and fruit, a snow covered street; Waterloo: homes, a group playing croquet (the players are identified on the back), a commercial block, a bridge and mill building along a river; two women working in Amana community kitchen (gift of Dorothea Lange to Picture Collection). Some views duplicated.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Added Author
Buser, H. R. (Henry R.), 1840-1903. Photographer
Blackhall, J. Photographer
Evans, J. G. (James G.), approximately 1835- Photographer
Gardner, R. G. (Richard G.) Photographer
Libby, E. P. (Evelen Porter), approximately 1830-1895. Photographer
McKay, Arthur L. Photographer
Reed, J. H. Photographer
Root, S. (Samuel), 1819-1889. Photographer
Townsend, T. W. Photographer
Rich, J. E. Photographer
Robert J. Brady Company, publishers.
Ensminger Brothers, photographers.
Coon & Mossetter, photographers.
Hickox & Co., photographers.
Western View Company, publishers.
Wiggins' Fine Art Parlors, photographers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
Views of Cedar Rapids and vicinity.
Burt's Cave
Scenery in Cedar Rapids.
Views of Clinton and vicinity.
Evans' western views. 164.
Iowa scenery.
Views of Iowa City and vicinity.
Iowa views.
Iowa state scenery. 58, 60.
Panoramic view of the city of Muscatine, Iowa. 1, 2, 4, 5.
Iowa series.
Scenery on the Mississippi & tributaries in the vicinity of Dubuque, Iowa.
Stereoscopic views, of Davenport, Iowa.
Views of Clinton and vicinty. 18.
Views of the great snow blockade, nera Lawler.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F190
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