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Standard-size photographs, 1860s-2000s

Item Information

Title:
Standard-size photographs, 1860s-2000s
Description:
The Standard-size series of the General Photographic Collection is the largest and most complex component of the photographic collections, containing an estimated 100,000 items, dating from the 1860s to the present. The geographic coverage and subject range of these images are very wide. The work of many individual New England photographers and photographic firms, such as William T. Clark, Baldwin Coolidge, Halliday Historic Photograph Company, Mary H. Northend, and Thomson & Thomson, are represented in this series. The collection includes many types of photographs, from albumen prints to modern gelatin silver prints. Source: Guide to the Library and Archives, 6.
Photographer:
Clark, William T.
Photographer:
Coolidge, Baldwin, 1845-1928
Photographer:
Northend, Mary H. (1850-1926)
Photographic studio:
Halliday Historic Photograph Co.
Photographic studio:
Thomson & Thomson (Boston, Mass.)
Date:
1860–2009
Format:
Prints
Photographs
Genre:
black-and-white prints (photographs)
albumen prints
gelatin silver prints
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
PC001: General photographic collection
Subjects:
houses
exterior views
commercial buildings
dwellings
religious buildings
public buildings
Architectural photography
Places:
Massachusetts
Maine
New Hampshire
Connecticut
Rhode Island
Vermont
Extent:
ca. 100,000 photographs
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Identifier:
181406
Call #:
PC001.02