Stereoscopic views of Newport, Rhode Island [graphic]

Title
Stereoscopic views of Newport, Rhode Island [graphic] / J. A. Williams.
Author
Williams, Joshua Appleby,
Publication
Newport, R.I. : J. A. Williams, 1859?-1885?
Electronic Resource
Image(s) via NYPL Digital Gallery

Details

Additional Authors
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Description
  • 7 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 100 x 178 mm.
  • 70 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w ;
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
Note
  • Title devised by cataloger.
  • Photographer identified variously on the label as "J.A. Williams," Joshua Appleby Williams," "J. Appleby Williams," or "Joshua A. Williams."
  • Some views have tax stamps affixed.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 92-F10
Author
Williams, Joshua Appleby, photographer.
Title
Stereoscopic views of Newport, Rhode Island [graphic] / J. A. Williams.
Imprint
Newport, R.I. : J. A. Williams, 1859?-1885?
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Summary
Views of Newport: general views; Ft. Adams, Ft. "Dumpling" (Ft. Brown), and a torpedo explosion; the Old Stone Tower, the Casino, the Redwood Library, Friends Meeting House, the boat house, the Parade, Pelham St., Love Lane, Mann Ave., Touro Park in winter and Com. Matthew Perry statue, windmill; homes: C. Cushman's, Richardson's, Bishop Berkeley's, "Porter Villa," "villa" on Bellevue Ave. with stork statue in front; rock formations: Negro Head, Purgatory, Spouting Cave, the 40 steps, Winan's fishing bridge; beaches: First beach, Cliff beach, Easton or Bailey's beach and people and carriages on and near the beach; sailboats in the harbor, including one sailing toward the camera, view of the "old chair of state;" girl on back of donkey hitched to cart; horse, "Gypsy Maid, owned by J. A. Williams" and man holding reins; steamboat: "Day Star"; group playing croquet in front of house or boarding house.
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Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 92-F10
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