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LL/7479
John Dillwyn Llewelyn
The Photographer with his Tent
1853 (ca)
Collodion negative
11.43 cm x 14.61 cm
 
Swansea Museum, Library
Swansea Museum, Library (SWASM:SM1987.846.71)
 
LL/7479

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LL/68369
Unidentified photographer
Two men, seated by a camera and a preparation tent on a beach
1850s-1860s
Ambrotype, 1/8 plate, mounted for wall hanging
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Howarth-Loomes Collection, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.1.41
 
LL/68369

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LL/11719
Negretti & Zambra
328. Temple of Dendera (Detail)
[Views in Egypt and Nubia]
1858 (ca)
Stereocard
 
Jefferson Stereoptics
Courtesy of John Saddy (Auction, Tues. May 23rd & Thurs. May 25th, 2006, # 06-2, Lot 191)
 
LL/11719 [Further details available]

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LL/69527
Francis Frith
The Hypaethral Temple, Philae
1857
Albumen print
38.2 x 49 cm
 
National Galleries of Scotland
Gift of Mrs. Riddell in memory of Peter Fletcher Riddell, 1985, Acc. No. PGP R 175.10
 
LL/69527 [Further details available]

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LL/68455
Francis Frith
The Hypaethral Temple at Philae, usually called 'Pharoah's Bed'
1856-1857
Stereocard
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Howarth-Loomes Collection, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.6.10.385
 
LL/68455

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LL/58399
Émile Béchard
Column with portable darkroom [Egypt]
1870s
Albumen print
7 3/4 x 9 3/4 ins (19,7 x 24,8 cm)
 
Northern Light Gallery
SKU: 3220-157
 
LL/58399

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LL/42942
Platt D. Babbitt
Whirlpool Scenery. Niagara River
n.d.
Stereoview, glass, detail
 
Private collection of Richard O. Titus
 
LL/42942 [Further details available]

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LL/42937
Platt D. Babbitt
Whirlpool Scenery. Niagara River
n.d.
Stereoview, glass, detail
 
Private collection of Richard O. Titus
 
LL/42937 [Further details available]

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LL/35276
George N. Barnard
Barnard's photographic equipment, southeast of Atlanta, Ga.
1864
Albumen print
 
National Archives and Records Administration
111-B-4753
 
LL/35276

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LL/36096
George N. Barnard
Atlanta, Georgia. Confederate fortifications. (shown is Barnard's wagon and portable darkroom)
1864
1 negative (2 plates) : glass, stereograph, wet collodion
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
LC-DIG-cwpb-02244 (digital file from original neg. of left half) LC-DIG-cwpb-02245 (digital file from original neg. of right half)
 
LL/36096

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LL/36097
Samuel A. Cooley
Savannah, Georgia (vicinity). View of Fort McAllister and Cooley's photographic tent
1864
1 negative (2 plates) : glass, stereograph, wet collodion
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
LC-DIG-cwpb-03484 (digital file from original neg. of left half) LC-DIG-cwpb-03483 (digital file from original neg. of right half)
 
LL/36097

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LL/11727
Jackson Brothers (Omaha, Nebraska)
#192 Dale Creek Bridge (Detail)
[Scenery of the Union Pacific Railroad]
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Jefferson Stereoptics
Courtesy of John Saddy (Auction, Tues. May 23rd & Thurs. May 25th, 2006, # 06-2, Lot 198)
 
LL/11727 [Further details available]

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LL/11726
Jackson Brothers (Omaha, Nebraska)
#192 Dale Creek Bridge
[Scenery of the Union Pacific Railroad]
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Jefferson Stereoptics
Courtesy of John Saddy (Auction, Tues. May 23rd & Thurs. May 25th, 2006, # 06-2, Lot 198)
 
LL/11726 [Further details available]

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LL/31364
Samuel Bourne
Crossing the Bea River on Mussocks, India
1863 (ca)
Albumen print, from wet collodion negative
 
Christie's - London
Courtesy of Christie's London (www.christies.com)
 
LL/31364 [Further details available]

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LL/37804
V.L. Sutton (Hornellsville, NY)
Rock City, (near Olean)
[Views on the line of the N.Y.L.C.& O. RR.]
n.d.
Stereoview, detail
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/37804 [Further details available]

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LL/37803
V.L. Sutton (Hornellsville, NY)
Rock City, (near Olean)
[Views on the line of the N.Y.L.C.& O. RR.]
n.d.
Stereoview
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/37803 [Further details available]

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LL/37806
M. Nowack (Minnehaha Gallery, Minneapolis, Minn.)
Untitled [Photographer's dark tent is set-up on the boat.]
n.d.
Stereoview, detail
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/37806

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LL/37805
M. Nowack (Minnehaha Gallery, Minneapolis, Minn.)
Untitled [Photographer's dark tent is set-up on the boat.]
n.d.
Stereoview
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/37805

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LL/82919
Unidentified photographer
A photographer with his dark box and chemicals working in the countryside
n.d.
Stereocard
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/82919

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LL/10907
John K. Hillers
The Boat. Hillers, Powell's boat
1872, August
Stereoview
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (45 / 117)
 
LL/10907 [Further details available]

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LL/51170
O.H. Wildey (Skaneateles, NY)
Glen Haven from the Lake No 21
n.d.
Stereocard, detail, contrast adjusted
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/51170 [Further details available]

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LL/61507
John K. Hillers
Hillers in the field with his photographic equipment, Aquarius Plateau, Utah Territory
[ U.S. Geological Powell Survey]
1872 (ca)
Stereoview, oversized
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Courtesy of Swann Galleries (Auction, "Icons & Images: Fine & Vernacular Photographs", Oct 13-14, 2015, #2393, Lot 35)
 
LL/61507

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LL/35230
John K. Hillers
John K. Hillers at work with his negatives. In camp, Aquarius Plateau, Utah Terr. Hillers was a photographer with the John Wesley Powell Geological Survey.
1872 (ca)
 
National Archives and Records Administration
57-PS-809
 
LL/35230

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LL/7658
E.O. Beaman
The first camp of Powell's Second Expedition
1871, 4 May
 
United States Geological Service
United States Geological Service (Hillers, J.K. 471)
 
LL/7658

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LL/76188
William Henry Jackson
515 - Photographing in High Places
[Stereo Studies among the Giant Tetons of Snake River]
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Bancroft Library, University of California Berkely
Identifier: 1980.081:33
 
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LL/35267
William Henry Jackson
William Jackson with his "dark box" in the Teton Range. Photographing in High Places
1872
Albumen print, dome topped
 
George Eastman Museum
Museum purchase: 74:0041:0291
 
LL/35267 [Further details available]

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LL/82793
William Henry Jackson
Photographing in High Places
1872
Albumen print
6.5 x 8.5 ins (image) 11 x 14 ins (printed mount)
 
Cowan Auctions, Inc
6/23/2011 - American History, Including the Civil War, Lot: 245
 
LL/82793 [Further details available]

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LL/82797
William Henry Jackson
Photographing in High Places
1872
Albumen print
 
Cowan Auctions, Inc
2006, Spring Americana, May 10, 11 & 12, Lot: 649
 
LL/82797 [Further details available]

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LL/35268
William Henry Jackson
Photographing in High Places
1871
Albumen print
 
National Parks Service
Yellowstone Digital Slide File, Jackson Photos (Accessed: March 2010)
 
LL/35268

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LL/37788
William Henry Jackson
104. Rocks near Platte Canyon.
[Hayden Geological Survey of the Territories]
n.d.
Stereoview
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/37788 [Further details available]

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LL/37789
William Henry Jackson
104. Rocks near Platte Canyon.
[Hayden Geological Survey of the Territories]
n.d.
Stereoview, detail
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/37789 [Further details available]

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LL/37871
William Henry Jackson
621. Red Sandstones near Platte Canon.
1870
Carte de visite, detail
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/37871 [Further details available]

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LL/37872
William Henry Jackson
621. Red Sandstones near Platte Canon.
1870
Carte de visite, detail
 
Jeffrey Kraus Antique Photographics
 
LL/37872 [Further details available]

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LL/66149
Josef Székely
Demir Kapi: view from inside the gorge
[Austro-Hungarian expedition to northern Albania, Kosova and Macedonia]
1863, October
Albumen print
 
Austrian National Library - Österreichische Nationalbibliothek
Vues IV, 41097
 
LL/66149 [Further details available]

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LL/40092
Zangaki Brothers
The Sphinx [Showing one of the Zangaki brothers and their "Dark-Room-Car"]
1870-1880
Albumen, detail
10 x 8 ins (approx.)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/40092 [Further details available]

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LL/40094
Zangaki Brothers
The Sphinx [Showing one of the Zangaki brothers and their "Dark-Room-Car"]
1870-1880
Albumen, detail
10 x 8 ins (approx.)
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
 
LL/40094 [Further details available]

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LL/50375
Zangaki Brothers
N° 255 vue de la mosquée Sultan Hassan [Cairo, Zangaki photographic van]
1880 (ca, ?)
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Michele Florack
 
LL/50375 [Further details available]

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LL/70872
Richard Maynard (1832-1907)
Alert Bay, photographer's portable darkroom on left
1874
Stereoview, half
 
British Columbia Archives
Archives code(s): HP066700; 193501-001
 
LL/70872

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LL/55465
Unidentified photographer
View in Prospect Park, Brooklyn showing two photographers with their portable darkroom
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#27 / 304)
 
LL/55465 [Further details available]

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LL/69390
Unidentified photographer
No. View at Marshall's Falls [Delaware Water Gap]
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/69390 [Further details available]

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LL/67995
Unidentified photographer
The beach at Scarborough showing numerous wet collodion dark boxes and portable darkrooms
1870s (early)
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Mark Osterman
Posted to Facebook by Mark Osterman (24 July 2016)
 
LL/67995

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LL/68393
Poulson (Ramsgate, England)
A Ramsgate beach scene with beach photographers
1882
Albumen print, from a wet collodion negative
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.9.371
 
LL/68393

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LL/50397
Unidentified photographer
Beach photographers
1885 (ca)
Photograph
 
National Science and Media Museum
 
LL/50397

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LL/69000
Unidentified photographer
Cassidy Photographer Portrait Finished in Five Minutes (New Brighton, UK)
n.d.
Cyanotype, detail
 
Private collection of Doug York
 
LL/69000

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LL/69001
Unidentified photographer
Beach photographers including J. Leicester (New Brighton, UK)
n.d.
Cyanotype, detail
 
Private collection of Doug York
 
LL/69001

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LL/62644
Unidentified photographer
Ramsgate beach, England
n.d.
Albumen print, detail
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Posted on fourtoes.co.uk (4 November 2015)
 
LL/62644 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
American Civil War (1861-1865) - Photographer teams and photographic vans during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Archaeology - Egypt: Dendara
Archaeology - Egypt: Philae
Archaeology - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Archaeology - Egypt: The Sphinx
Beaches - Beach photographers
Beaches - Landscape: Beach activitiy
Beaches - Landscape: Beaches
Civil engineering - Introduction to civil engineering
Civil engineering - Wyoming: Dale Creek Crossing (1868-1901)
Dark tents and dark boxes - Francis Frith at the Temple of Dendara, Egypt
Dark tents and dark boxes - Introduction to dark tents and dark boxes
Dark tents and dark boxes - Jackson Brothers (Omaha, Nebraska): Scenery of the Union Pacific Railroad - #192 Dale Creek Bridge
Dark tents and dark boxes - Photographs of dark tents, dark boxes and photographers in the field
Dark tents and dark boxes - William Henry Jackson: Photographing in High Places
Egypt - Egypt: Dendara
Egypt - Egypt: Philae
Egypt - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Egypt - Egypt: The Sphinx
Egypt - Francis Frith: Stereoviews of Egypt and Nubia
Egypt - Zangaki Brothers: Cairo
Expeditions and exploration - Josef Székely: Austro-Hungarian expedition to northern Albania, Kosova and Macedonia (1863)
Expeditions and exploration - River explorations - John Wesley Powell (1869-1872)
Expeditions and exploration - William Henry Jackson: Photographing in High Places
India - Samuel Bourne: Northern India and the Himalayas (1863-1870)
Itinerant photographers - Photographs of photographic vans
Itinerant photographers - Studios on boats and barges
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - River explorations - John Wesley Powell (1869-1872)
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Samuel Bourne: Northern India and the Himalayas (1863-1870)
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Wyoming: Dale Creek Crossing (1868-1901)
Landscapes of North America - River explorations - John Wesley Powell (1869-1872)
Mobile studios - Beach photographers
Mobile studios - Introduction to mobile studios
Mobile studios - Photographs of photographic vans
Mobile studios - Studios on boats and barges
Mountains - Samuel Bourne: Northern India and the Himalayas (1863-1870)
Mountains - William Henry Jackson: Photographing in High Places
Photographic vans, wagons and cars - Photographer teams and photographic vans during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Photographic vans, wagons and cars - Photographs of photographic vans
Railways - Wyoming: Dale Creek Crossing (1868-1901)
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: Dendara
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: Philae
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Egypt: The Sphinx
Remnants of the Ancient and Classical world - Francis Frith: Stereoviews of Egypt and Nubia
Republic of Macedonia - Josef Székely: Austro-Hungarian expedition to northern Albania, Kosova and Macedonia (1863)
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Photographic vans, wagons and cars
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Photographica
Studios on boats and barges - Studios on boats and barges
The Pyramids and the Sphinx - Egypt: The Pyramids of Giza
The Pyramids and the Sphinx - Egypt: The Sphinx
USA - River explorations - John Wesley Powell (1869-1872)
Water and waterfalls - Waterfalls
Wet-plate photography - Photographs of dark tents, dark boxes and photographers in the field
Wet-plate photography - Wet-plate photographers at work
Wet-plate photography - William Henry Jackson: Photographing in High Places
Wyoming - Wyoming: Dale Creek Crossing (1868-1901)


 
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