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Box 25

Cross Family Archive Items - Stereocards

Sample Images from Box 25:

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Stereocards Set 1 A.E. Alden photographers (Boston, Mass). [Henry’s photographs reproduced commercially – green series]; stereocards. (10 x 18 cm). No date.

Twenty cards. Various views including: Roger Williams Memorial, River View of Nashua, N.H., an image of a dog in a chair called “Dick”, the Public Gardens in Boston, Mr. Burgess residence in Manchester, High School building in Nashua, the Hooksett Bridge, the counting room of Amoskeag, a bridge at Amoskeag, Fairbanks Homestead in Dedham, Mass, Forest Avenue in Providence, the Meeting House Hill Park in Boston Highlands, Waterville Ct., Amoskeag Mills, the Stark Mills in Manchester, the Old Town House in Merrimack, the Bridge at Jacksonville, an image of children sitting on a porch with a teacher, and a residence [Dr. Lubb’s?] in Manchester.

Stereocards Set 2 A.E. Alden photographers (Boston, Mass). [Henry’s photographs reproduced commercially – orange series]; stereocards. (10 x 18 cm). No date.

Thirty-three cards. Various views including: J. Wilder’s residence, a view of Manchester, the State Reform School, [Renebugs?] Falls, Silver Ripple Cascade of Black Brook, Hanover St. Church in Manchester, cascades, Mount Blue Black Brook Notch, [Esiscohos?] and Observatory Mountain, mill buildings, Rangeley Lake and Ram Island, Hanover St. View Manchester, Manchester View, Print Works in Manchester, Soldier’s Monument Memorial Day in Manchester, Lake Shore and Observatory in Manchester, Gaffstown Village, Loop Road, Kenebugo Lake and Mountains near Outlet.

Stereocards Set 3 E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. (New York, N.Y.) [Glories of Yosemite, California Series]; stereocards. (10 x 18 cm). No date.

Thirty-three cards. Various views including: First Log Hut erected in the Valley, On the Merced River, El Capitain, Apex of the Three Brothers, From the top of Vernal Falls, South Dome, View South from the Trail near South Dome, Canyon of South Dome, Food of the Cap of Liberty, Eagle Point, Hutching’s Cottage, Artistic Studies, Indian Canyon, Leydig’s Hotel, Piute Indian Captain, Hornet’s Nest, Cashes or Indian Acorn Storehouses, View down the Valley, Yosemite Falls, Sentinel Rock, Artistic Studies on the Merced River, Point Louise, Indian Canyon, The North Dome, The Merced Cascade, Summit of Mt. Dana, Mt. Watkins, Summit of the South Dome, Smith’s Cosmopolitan Hotel, and two unlabeled views.

Stereocards Set 4 E. & H.T. Anthony & Co. (New York, N.Y.) [Mammoth Trees, California Series]; stereocards. (10 x 18 cm). No date.

Seven cards. Various views including: House over the Stump of the Original Big Tree, Abraham Lincoln [tree], Rhode Island [tree], the Siamese Twins [tree], E. Anthony [tree], the Two Brothers [tree], the Faithful Couple [tree].

Stereocards Set 5 C. Bierstadt (Niagara Falls, N.Y.) [Watkins Glen, N.Y. series]; stereocards. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Twelve cards. Various views including: Lower Falls on the lien of the Erie R.R., Mystic Gorge, Cathedral Bridge, Central Staircase, Looking down Glen Cathedral, Whispering Fall, Rainbow Falls from below, Frowning cliff distant view, Frowning Cliff & Narrow Pass, Pluto Falls, Elfin Gorge & Fairy Pool, one unlabeled view.

Stereocards Set 6 C. Bierstadt (Niagara Falls, N.Y.) [Yosemite Valley, California series]; stereocards. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Three cards. Various views including: Bridge over the Merced River, Bellows Butte, Mirror View of Cathedral Rocks.

Stereocards Set 7 B. Bradley (Bar Harbor, Mt. Desert, Me.) [Mt. Desert, Maine series]; stereocards. (11 x 18 cm). No date.

Four cards. Various views including: The profile at Mt. Desert, Cliffs on Burnt Porcupine Island, View on Bar Island, Duck Brook.

Stereocards Set 8 C.W. Carter (Salt Lake City, Utah) [Colorado Scenery series (1); Utah series (2)]; stereocards. (9 x 18 cm). No date.

Three cards. Various views including: Tavernacle, the ancient city of [Thepalawe?], Suhute Brave. 

Stereocards Set 9 Robert M. Davis (Denver, Col.) [Grand Canon of the Arkansas, Royal Gorge, Black Canon and Price Canon Colorado series (3); Manitou, Colorado Spring sand Vicinity, Colorado (1)]; stereocards. (10 x 18 cm). No date.

Four cards. Various views including: the bridge over the Royal Gorge, Grand Canon of the Arkansas Down, Curecanti Needle at Black Canon, Gateway to the Garden of the Gods.

Stereocards Set 10 L.S. Ellis (Los Angeles, Cal.) [Los Angeles series (3); San Gabriel Canyon series]; stereocards. (10 x 18 cm). No date.

Four cards. Various views including: Chinese Quarter, Fair Palms San Pedro St., Mexican Hut San Gabriel Canyon, Adams St. Los Angeles.

Stereocards Set 11 J. Freeman (Nantucket, Mass.) [Nantucket, Massachusetts series]; stereocards. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Two cards. Various views including: [two unlabeled views one of a windmill and one of the beach and town from a distance].

Stereocards Set 12 Frank M. Good (London, Eng.) [Good’s Eastern Series]; stereocards. (10 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Twenty-five cards. Various views including: residence of General William J. Palmer, The written Valley, Paran Wild Palms and Arab figure, Convent of Sinai at the Foto of the Horeb, Defile near the Red Sea, the Fountain of Jericho, Jerusalem Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem The English Church, Jerusalem the fountain of Gihon, Mount Carmel Encampment by the sea, Mount Carmel the Convent, Tyre ruins of old cathedral, Caesarea Phillippi, Baalbek Temple of Jupiter, Cedars of Lebanon, Athens from Parthenon from the North East, Athens the Propylaea, Athens sculptured heads found in the Acropolis, Athens Theatre of Baachus, Egypt Cairo Tombs of Mamelukes, Ruined Mosque in the Desert, Bedouin with Dromedary, General view of the first Cataract.

Stereocards Set 13 George C. Herbert (Lynn, Mass.) [New Series, Lynn, Massachusetts and Vicinity]; stereocards. (11 x 18 cm). No date.
 
Twelve cards. Various views including: Natural bridge Nahant, Pulpit Rock Nahant, Swampscott Beach and Lincoln House, Washington Square and Nahant Street, Lover’s Leap, Soldiers’ Monument, First Universalist Church Nahant Street, Bubier’s Block and Post Office Market Street, Odd Fellows’ Hall Market Street, City Hall, High Rock, View of Lynn from High Rock.

Stereocards Set 14 W.H. Jackson & Co. (Denver, Col.) [Miscellaneous views]; stereocards. (10 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Five cards. Various views including: Balanced Rock. Garden of the Gods, [unlabelled scene of men at a campsite], the Spanish Peaks, Pike’s peak from Monument Park, the Eagle Gate at Salt Lake City.

Stereocards Set 15 J.F. Jarvis (Washington, D.C.) [Howard University]; stereocard. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

One card. View of Howard University.

Stereocards Set 16 C.W.J. Johnson [Views of California Scenery series]; stereocards. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Twelve cards. Various views including: Point Cypress, Adobe, rocks, a Light House, Monterey, Cal, Rock midway between Cypress Point and Pebble Beach, Beach at Monterey, Cal, Monterey Cal [labeled: under this tree the missionaries held their first mass on June 3rd 1770], Cypress Point [continued], Cypress trees Monterey, Cal, ruin of old Spanish mission, Bluff’s on camel river.

Stereocards Set 17 B.W. Kilburn (Littleton, N.H.) [miscellaneous views]; stereocards. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Three cards. Various views including: [Old man on the Mountain] Enthroned among the clouds White Mts, NH, Cathedral Rock Mt. Desert, ME, Howard House, Bethlehem, NH.

Stereocards Set 18 Kilburn Brothers (Littleton, N.H.) [miscellaneous views]; stereocards. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Three cards. Various views including: Flume (above the Boulder) Franconia Notch, NH, Franklin Square Washington, DC, City of Washington from Navy Department.

Stereocards Set 19 Lovejoy & Foster (Chicago, Ill.) [Great Fire in Chicago, Oct. 9, 1871/Among the Ruins in Chicago series]; stereocards. (10 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Twenty cards. Various views including: Clark Street near Washington, St. Joseph’s (German Catholic) Church, Unity Church (Robert Collyer’s) Washington Park, Clark Street Bridge looking north across the River, View from First National Bank looking North-East, First National Bank S.W. Corner State & Washington Streets, Booksellers Row, N.E. corner Madison and State Streets, View from Tribune Building looking East, Tribune building corner Madison and Dearborn Streets looking South, Tribune Building corner Madison and Dearborn Streets looking East, Washington Street from corner La Salle looking East, View from the Court house steps looking South down Clark Street, View from Court House looking North-West, Court house seen through ruins of Fifth National Bank, Court House seen through ruins of east side of Clark Street, Court House from the West, Chamber of Commerce from corner LaSalle & Washington Streets looking east, Open Board Building, N.S. Washington Street between La Salle Street and Fifth Avenue, Building of [...] Republic Ins. Co  La Salle Street, Pacific Hotel from corner of Jackson & La Salle Streets.

Stereocards Set 20 Park’s Photo Studio (Montreal, Can.) [Montreal views]; stereocards. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Two cards. Two views including: Bonsecours Church, McGill College.

Stereocards Set 21 Shaw (Chicago, Ill.) [Ruins of Chicago Fire, Oct. 8th, 9th 10th & 11th 1871 series]; stereocard. (10 x 18 cm). No date.

One card. Arial view of the destruction caused by the fire.

Stereocards Set 22 John P. Soule (Boston, Mass.) [California, Yosemite Valley series]; stereocards. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Four cards. Various views including: Mirror Lake Yosemite Valley, Cloud’s Rest from South Dome, Cap of Liberty from Trail, Yosemite Fall from the Glacier Cascade.

Stereocards Set 23 Taber (San Francisco, Cal.) [Pacific Coast Views]; stereocards. (9 x 18 cm). No date.

Eleven cards. Various views including: Piwyac or the Vernal Fall, Section of the Grizzly Giant, The domes from Moran Pt Yosemite, View down the Valley from Union Pt. Yosemite, Indian Camp Yosemite Falls, Tutocanala or El Capitan, Yosemite Valley Mariposa County, Cal, Yosemite Valley from the Mariposa Trail.

Stereocards Set 24 Watkins (San Francisco, Cal.) [Watkins’ New Series of Pacific Coast views]; stereocards. (8.5 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Two cards. Various views including: The cliff house and environs, San Francisco, Mission San Gabriel, Estab. Sept 8th, 1771.

Stereocards Set 25 J.H. Williams (South Scituate, Mass.) [Nantasket Scenery series; Lighthouse off Cohasset, Massachusetts]; stereocards. (9 x 17.5 cm). No date.

Three cards. Various views including: [four unlabelled scenes with people climbing on rocks, a woman on a beach with an umbrella, icicles, and a lighthouse with reflection.

 


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