Research Catalog

Stereoscopic views of Nahant, Massachusetts [graphic].

Title
Stereoscopic views of Nahant, Massachusetts [graphic].
Publication
1859?-1880?
Electronic Resource
Image(s) via NYPL Digital Gallery

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Description
  • 33 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, some col.; 88x178mm. or smaller.
  • 5 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Alternative Title
  • American and foreign stereoscopic views.
  • American scenery, Marine.
  • American views, miscellaneous subjects.
  • American views. 110
  • American views. 590-594.
  • Boston & vicinity.
  • Cape Ann and Nahant, Mass.
  • Seaside views. Boston Harbor series.
  • Stereoscopic studies, seaside views.
  • The "Best" series. Lynn and vicinity.
  • Views of Lynn, Mass., & vicinity. 21.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Includes views by D. Barnum, J. S. Moulton, G. K. Proctor and other photographers and publishers.
  • Includes 2 hand-colored views.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F250
Title
Stereoscopic views of Nahant, Massachusetts [graphic].
Imprint
1859?-1880?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of Nahant, including views of sightseers on the rocky shores; wave breaking; Pulpit rock; a natural bridge; swallow's cave; Egg Rock light and Castle rock; steamboat at landing; view of the Lynn-Nahant coach in front of Melios gardens; views of the gardens including the "Rock temple," a pool made of stones and surrounded by broad-leafed plants, homes beyond, sightseers on walkways, perched on rocks in front of the soda fountain (some with fishing poles), in the dining hall, in front of the ice cream stand, near a carousel (just visible at left of frame); views of homes, a hotel.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Added Author
Barnum, Deloss. Photographer
Herbert, George C. Publisher
Moulton, J. S. (John S.), 1820/21- Photographer
Proctor, G. K. Photographer
Reed, D. T. Photographer
Reed, S. C. Photographer
Soule, John P. Photographer
J. W. and J. S. Moulton, photographers.
H. Ropes & Co. Publisher
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
American and foreign stereoscopic views.
American scenery, Marine.
American views. 110
American views. 590-594.
American views, miscellaneous subjects.
Boston & vicinity.
Cape Ann and Nahant, Mass.
Seaside views. Boston Harbor series.
Stereoscopic studies, seaside views.
The "Best" series. Lynn and vicinity.
Views of Lynn, Mass., & vicinity. 21.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F250
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