Stereoscopic views of Washington, D.C. and vicinity [graphic]

Title
Stereoscopic views of Washington, D.C. and vicinity [graphic] / by E. & H. T. Anthony (FIrm).
Author
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm), photographers.
Publication
1860?-1880?
Electronic Resource
Image(s) via NYPL Digital Gallery

Details

Additional Authors
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Description
131 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, some col.; 88x177mm. or smaller.
Alternative Title
  • American views. Washington, D.C. 6529, 8388, 10924, 10989, 11003, 11066.
  • E. & H. T. Anthony's instantaneous views in Washington City, D.C. 1316.
  • E. & H. T. Anthony's stereoscopic views in Washington City, D.C. 1292, 1301, 1302, 1308, 1309, 1323, 1332.
  • Views in Washington City, D.C. 1317, 1321, 1991, 2733, 2743, 2746, 2984, 2986, 6452, 6453, 6457, 6464, 6465, 6467-6470, 6472, 6475, 6476, 6478, 6479, 6485, 6489, 6493, 6497, 6500, 6502, 6506, 6510, 6516, 6518-6520, 6523, 6524, 6530, 6531, 6533, 6534, 6541, 8363, 8365, 8370, 8372, 8373-8375, 8378, 8379, 8382, 8388, 8390, 8392, 8395, 8405, 8418.
  • Washington City views. 914, 1290, 1299, 1307, 1308, 1312, 1316, 1321, 1323, 1325, 1326, 1329, 1331, 1333, 1993, 2732, 2742, 2743, 2981, 2984, 2986, 2987, 3000.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Includes 4 hand-colored photoprints. Includes 4 views not attributed to Anthony but duplicating views published by them.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F83
Author
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm), photographers.
Title
Stereoscopic views of Washington, D.C. and vicinity [graphic] / by E. & H. T. Anthony (FIrm).
Imprint
1860?-1880?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Includes: the capitol: a domeless, under construction; cranes on either side of the steps on the east front, laying the last stone, 1867; a distant view from the Smithsonian; the east front with Washington's statue by Greenough; with a carriage waiting at the bottom of the stairs, from East Capitol Square; views from the West Capitol grounds, from the botanical gardens, with conservatory under construction in the foreground; from Maryland Ave., east front of the Senate; views of the statue "Civilization" by Greenough, statues of War and Peace by Persico; interior views: Brumidi's painting in the dome, north room, congressional library; the retiring room of the senate; house and senate chambers; hallways, stairways; ladies parlor; Gen. French's room; Sen. Sumner's reception room; the White House: several views of the south side, one showing men rolling the lawn and gardening, showing the wire fence, showing the fountain; views of the carriage entrance; from treasury department; state dining room; interior of the summer house; views of the Smithsonian "castle"; Treasury building, including one view of columns tied with dark bunting; a half built Washington Monument; post office; the Patent Office, including views of the model room and the "Blue corridor".
Also: the War and Navy Dept. building (later the executive office building), Botanical Garden Conservatory; hedge at the Agriculture Dept.; Willard Hotel; Gen Grant's headquarters (a brick row house); views of Pennsylvania Ave., one on Carnival Day; Mill's equestrian statue of Washington; the statue of Jackson in Lafayette square; Long bridge over the Potomac; Georgetown showing the C.&O. canal.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Local Subject
Hand-colored photoprints.
Added Author
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
E. & H. T. Anthony's instantaneous views in Washington City, D.C. 1316.
American views. Washington, D.C. 6529, 8388, 10924, 10989, 11003, 11066.
E. & H. T. Anthony's stereoscopic views in Washington City, D.C. 1292, 1301, 1302, 1308, 1309, 1323, 1332.
Washington City views. 914, 1290, 1299, 1307, 1308, 1312, 1316, 1321, 1323, 1325, 1326, 1329, 1331, 1333, 1993, 2732, 2742, 2743, 2981, 2984, 2986, 2987, 3000.
Views in Washington City, D.C. 1317, 1321, 1991, 2733, 2743, 2746, 2984, 2986, 6452, 6453, 6457, 6464, 6465, 6467-6470, 6472, 6475, 6476, 6478, 6479, 6485, 6489, 6493, 6497, 6500, 6502, 6506, 6510, 6516, 6518-6520, 6523, 6524, 6530, 6531, 6533, 6534, 6541, 8363, 8365, 8370, 8372, 8373-8375, 8378, 8379, 8382, 8388, 8390, 8392, 8395, 8405, 8418.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F83
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