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White Mountains stereo views collection, 1850s-1890s

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Title:
White Mountains stereo views collection, 1850s-1890s
Description:
The White Mountains Stereo Views Collection consists of approximately 1,600 images. Geographically, these stereo views cover an area from Mount Chocorua and Conway in the south, Mount Moosilauke in the west, the Maine border and the Baldface peaks in the east, to Gorham and Mount Waumbek in the north. The dates of the materials range from the late-1850s to the 1890s. Many photographers are represented in the collection, including the Kilburn Brothers, Nathan W. Pease, John P. Soule, F. G. Weller, the Bierstadt Brothers, H. S. Fifield, and Clough and Kimball.The topics depicted in the stereographs include cascades, hotels, human-interest views, ice formations, pools, portraits, and rock formations.Source: White Mountains Stereo Views Collection finding aid.
Photographer:
Pease, Nathan W., 1836-1918
Photographer:
Soule, John P.
Photographer:
Weller, F. G. (Franklin G.), 1833-1877
Photographer:
Fifield, H. S., Mr.
Photographic studio:
Kilburn Brothers
Photographic studio:
Bierstadt Brothers
Photographic studio:
Clough & Kimball
Date:
1850–1899
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
stereographs
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
PC051: White Mountains stereo views collection, 1850s-1890s
Subjects:
mountains
cascades (water features)
pools
hotels (public accommodations)
portraits
rock formations
ice formations
human-interest views
Places:
New HampshireWhite Mountains
New HampshireCarroll (county)Chocorua, Mount (peak)
New HampshireGrafton (county)Moosilauke, Mount (peak)
New HampshireCoos (county)Waumbek, Mount (peak)
New HampshireCoos (county)North Baldface (peak)
MainePiscataquis (county)Old Baldface (peak)
New HampshireCarroll (county)South Baldface (peak)
Extent:
ca. 1,600 stereographs
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Identifier:
171308
Call #:
PC051