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Stereoscopic views of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts [graphic].

Title
Stereoscopic views of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts [graphic].
Publication
1865?-1880?
Electronic Resource
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Description
  • 21 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 100x178mm.
  • 91 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Alternative Title
  • Photographic Views in Wesleyan Grove & Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard.
  • Stereoscopic views in Wesleyan Grove and Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard.
  • Views in and around Wesleyan Grove Camp Ground, Martha's Vineyard.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Includes views by Joseph H. Warren, Prescott & White, Woodward & Son and other photographers and publishers.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F264
Title
Stereoscopic views of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts [graphic].
Imprint
1865?-1880?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of Martha's Vineyard: Includes Wesleyan Camp Ground, Oak Bluffs, Cottage City, Gay Head; cottages: including the first built in the Campground (1860), people posing among trees, on porches, some cottages decorated with garlands, chinese lanterns, bunting, signs, Bishop Haven's cottage decorated for Pres. Grant's visit (Aug. 1874), group on the porch of Bishop Haven's, including Grant; Dr. H.A. Tucker's cottage, Mr. Lander's Sprague cottage, Clark's, Blood's, Mason's house, group outside of a cottage, one in a hammock; Sea View House, one view showing piles of lumber in foreground, Wesley House, with sign for ice cream, store with merchandise next door, Pawnee House, Vineyard Grove House with staff out front, Island House and view from Island House; beach views, boys swimming; Pavilion at Oak Bluffs, Pagoda on the plank walk; Speaker's stand with benches, one with speaker at lectern, wedding held at the speaker's stand, organist in foreground, Tabernacle, shown with tent covering benches, Union Chapel; Oak Bluffs Landing, showing ticket office, train meeting the steamboat, crowd on the pier boarding the "Monohassett"; croquet game in progress under trees; Gay Head Cliffs and lighthouse; an office; a commerical street with a surrey; large, houses with ornate gingerbread trim at Cottage City, one with a windmill. Also includes views of boats and beaches at Cuttyhunk and Naushon Islands.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Adams, S. F., 1844- Photographer
Brownell, A. C. (Alexander C.), 1836- Photographer
Mitchell, J. S., 1845- . Photographer
Warren, Joseph W. Photographer
Brownell & Graham, photographers.
Brownell & Adams, photographers.
Kilburn Brothers, photographers.
W.A. Prescott & Co., photographers.
Prescott & White, photographers.
Woodward & Son., photographers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
Photographic Views in Wesleyan Grove & Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard.
Stereoscopic views in Wesleyan Grove and Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard.
Views in and around Wesleyan Grove Camp Ground, Martha's Vineyard.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F264
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