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Stereoscopic views of Portage, New York

Title
Stereoscopic views of Portage, New York [graphic].
Publication
[1858?-1885?]

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Description
  • 100 stereographs (photographic prints) : albumen, some col.; 89x178mm. or smaller.
  • 8 stereographs (photographic prints) : albumen, b&w ;
Alternative Title
  • American scenery.
  • American scenery, Portage, N.Y.
  • American scenery, stereoscopic studies.
  • American scenery, N.Y. & Erie Railway.
  • American series
  • American views, New H series.
  • The "Best" series, Portage, N.Y.
  • Stereoscopic gems, scenery and groups.
  • Views of Portage.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen prints.
  • Photographic prints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Includes views by Anthony, L. E. Walker, George L. Washburn and other photographers and publishers.
  • Includes six hand-colored views.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 91-F132
Title
Stereoscopic views of Portage, New York [graphic].
Imprint
[1858?-1885?]
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of Portage and vicinity including the Genesee River; waterfalls; wooden and iron railroad bridges, including ruins of the wooden bridge; a "canalduct" (Genesee Canal?); Genesee Valley Sand Stone quarry showing men working; Catlin House, Cascade House, and Glen Iris, including group playing croquet and a canoe in the lake; estate of Wm. P. Letchworth, which was later made into Letchworth State Park; a man sitting beside a tent, bridge beyond.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Indexed Term
Hand-colored photoprints.
Added Author
Besancon, H. Photographer Stereoscopic views of Genessee River scenery.
Bierstadt, Charles, 1819-1903. Photographer
Fisher, A. J. (Albert J.), 1842-1882. Publisher
Knight, W. M. (Willard M.) Photographer
Pond, C. L. (Charles L.) Photographer
Purviance, W. T. Photographer Scenery of the Erie railway.
Reid, J. (John), 1835-1911. Photographer
Tinkham, A. M. Photographer Genessee Valley stereoscopic views. 9.
Walker, L. E., 1826-1916. Photographer Artistic gems of American scenery.
Walker, L. E., 1826-1916. Photographer Gems from Genessee River and Wyoming valley scenery. 623, 624, 639.
Walker, L. E., 1826-1916. Photographer Gems of American scenery. 639, 646, 790, 795, 804.
Walker, L. E., 1826-1916. Photographer Views on the line of Erie Railway. 583, 589, 623, 629, 764, 765, 784.
Washburn, George L. Photographer Portage scenery.
Washburn, George L. Photographer Western New York scenery. 250-252, 271, 281, 316-318.
Woodward, C. W. (Charles Warren) Photographer New York State Scenery, Protage and vicinity. 800, 821, 824.
Woodward, C. W. (Charles Warren) Photographer American scenery. 806, 812, 813, 816.
Yeager, F. M. Publisher
American Stereoscopic Company. Publisher
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm) Anthony's stereoscopic views. 67, 68.
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm) Artistic series. 61.
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm) Scenery at Portage and vicinity, N.Y. 6985, 6987, 6989-6991, 6993, 6997.
Langenheim, Loyd & Co. Photographer
L.D. & Co. American scenery. 817.
New York Stereoscopic Co. Gems of American scenery.
Union Stereoscopic Co. Portage Falls and Bridge.
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Added Title
American scenery.
American scenery, Portage, N.Y.
American scenery, stereoscopic studies.
American scenery, N.Y. & Erie Railway.
American series
American views, New H series.
The "Best" series, Portage, N.Y.
Stereoscopic gems, scenery and groups.
Views of Portage.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 91-F132
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