Stereoscopic views of Wellesley, Massachusetts [graphic].

Title
Stereoscopic views of Wellesley, Massachusetts [graphic].
Publication
1870?-1895?
Electronic Resource
Image(s) via NYPL Digital Gallery

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Description
  • 34 stereographs (photographic prints) : albumen, some col.; 108x178mm.
  • 4 stereographs (photographic prints) : albumen, b&w ;
Alternative Title
  • American scenery. Stereoscopic studies.
  • Excelsior stereo. views.
  • Ridge Hill Farms, Wellesley Ms. 1A.
  • Stereoscopic treasures. 1192, 1196.
  • Views at Ridge Hill farms, Wellesley, mass. 4, 11, 33.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Includes views by W.M. Chase, J.F. Jarvis, Kilburn, T. Lewis and other photographers and publishers.
  • Includes 10 hand-colored views.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F287
Title
Stereoscopic views of Wellesley, Massachusetts [graphic].
Imprint
1870?-1895?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Wellesley, Massachusetts: views of Wellesley College, including a general view, a view of a residence (?) and an interior courtyard and archways; Hunnewell's Gardens including flowerbeds, terraced gardens with topiary, follies at lakeside and on hill, Lake Waban, Wellesley College beyond, the greenhouse, Hunnewell's residence, Hunnewell, Jr.'s residence; Ridge Hill Farms (an early amusement park): Chamois Gate, with sculpture of a chamois, Norino tower and Black and Gold stable decorated with paintings; interior of Norino tower showing stairway; conservatory showing ferns, etc., balustrade of floral art garden, festoon border, trees, shrubs and paths.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Local Subject
Hand-colored photoprints.
Added Author
Bonine, R. (Robert K.). Publisher
Chase, W. M. (William M.), approximately 1818-1901. Photographer
Jarvis, J. F. Publisher
Kilburn, B. W. (Benjamin West), 1827-1909. Photographer
Lewis, T. (Thomas R.), -1901. Photographer
Seaver, C., Jr. Photographer
Getchell Bros., copyright holder.
Kilburn Brothers, photographers.
Littleton View Co., photographers.
Underwood & Underwood, publishers.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
American scenery. Stereoscopic studies.
Excelsior stereo. views.
Ridge Hill Farms, Wellesley Ms. 1A.
Stereoscopic treasures. 1192, 1196.
Views at Ridge Hill farms, Wellesley, mass. 4, 11, 33.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F287
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