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LL/65806
John William Draper
Unitarian Congregational Church of the Messiah, Broadway, New York
1840 (ca)
Daguerreotype, 1/4 plate
 
National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Id number: PG*72.72.B155, Catalog number: 72.72.B155, Accession number: 304826
 
LL/65806 [Further details available]

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LL/50551
Silas A. Holmes [Attributed to]
Fifth Avenue Looking South from Thirteenth Street [New York]
1855 (ca)
Salted paper print
31.3 x 39.1 cm (12 5/16 x 15 3/8 in)
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
Object number: 84.XM.351.13
 
LL/50551

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LL/81673
Silas A. Holmes
New York, Union Square
1856
Salt print
12 × 14 5/8 ins (30.48 × 37.16 cm) (image and sheet)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of the Hall Family Foundation, Object number: 2017.61.15
 
LL/81673

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LL/40146
Charles Bierstadt
Bartholdi Statue of Liberty, New York Harbor
1886 (ca)
Stereoview, half, contrast adjusted and cropped
 
New York Public Library
Courtesy of The New York Public Library www.nypl.org, Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views., Record ID: 624021
 
LL/40146

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LL/62272
Keystone View Company
2471 - The Bowery, New York, N. Y., U. S. A.
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Private collection of John Toohey
 
LL/62272

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LL/64418
J.W. & J.S. Moulton (Salem, Mass.)
The interiot of Grand Central Depot
[New Series, American Views]
1870s
Stereocard
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Posted on Facebook, Stereoviews of old New York, 15 August 2015. Current whereabouts unknown.
 
LL/64418

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LL/80290
E. & H.T. Anthony & Co.
12 Views of New York City
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/80290

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LL/13514
D.C. Reddington
A.C. Yates & Co., Children's & Doys' Department
1870s-1880s (Further information sought)
Cabinet card
 
Collection of Brad Feuerhelm
 
LL/13514 [Further details available]

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LL/81530
Jimmy Hare
First aerial photo of New York, from balloon
1906
Gelatin silver print
6 3/16 × 8 1/4 ins (15.72 × 20.96 cm)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., Object number: 2005.27.4006
 
LL/81530

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LL/82834
George R. Lawrence
View of New York City from the Times Building
1906 (ca)
Gelain silver print
19.5 x 85 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 16 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-41398 (b&w film copy negative of entire panorama) LC-USZ62-52868 (b&w film copy neg. of left section) LC-USZ62-52869 (b&w film copy neg. of left center section) LC-USZ62-52870 (b&w film copy neg. of right center section) LC-USZ62-52871 (b&w film copy neg. of right section)
 
LL/82834

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LL/13244
Alvin Langdon Coburn
The Knickerbocker Trust Company (*** Check title ***)
[New York]
1910
Photogravure
7 7/16 x 6 1/16 in
 
Lee Gallery
Courtesy of Lee Gallery (T1852)
 
LL/13244 [Further details available]

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LL/21315
Edward Steichen
The Flatiron - Evening
[Camera Work, 14]
1906
Halftone, three color
 
Lee Gallery
 
LL/21315 [Further details available]

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LL/81549
William A. Fraser
A Wet Night, Columbus Circle
1897-1898 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
20 x 16 1/2 ins (50.8 x 41.91 cm) (image)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., Object number: 2005.27.300
 
LL/81549

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LL/72543
William E. Willmerding (American, 1858-1932)
Over the House Tops - New York
[Camera Work, no. 24, pl. 08]
1908 (photogravure)
Photogravure
6 × 7 9/16 ins (15.3 × 19.2 cm) (image) 7 13/16 × 11 5/8 ins (19.8 × 29.5 cm) (sheet)
 
Philadelphia Museum of Art
From the Collection of Dorothy Norman, 1973, Accession Number: 1973-267-386
 
LL/72543

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LL/77810
W.L. Drummond (active 1910s)
Armistice Day, November 11th, 1918
1918, 11 November
Gelatin silver print
14 x 11 ins (35.6 x 27.9 cm) (image)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
19 October 2017 auction, Art of Storytelling, Lot: 94
 
LL/77810

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LL/64499
Unidentified photographer
New York from tower of Brooklyn Bridge
1907-1915
Photograph
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ds-00182 (digital file from original item) LC-USZ62-69823 (b&w film copy neg.), Call Number: LOT 7163 [item] [P&P]
 
LL/64499 [Further details available]

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LL/81892
Walker Evans
First Avenue and East 61st Street, New York
1938
Gelatin silver print
5 3/4 x 9 ins (14.6 x 22.9 cm)
 
Phillips - New York
9th April 2018, NY040118, Photographs & The Enduring Image: The Collection of Dr. Saul Unter, Lot: 28
 
LL/81892

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LL/66185
Andreas Feininger
Elevated Train, Ninth Avenue, New York
1940 (taken) 1980 (print)
Silver print
13 1/2x10 1/2 inches (33.7x26 cm.)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Images & Objects: Photographs & Photobooks, 19 April 2016, Lot: 88
 
LL/66185

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LL/77825
Andreas Feininger
Stock Exchange, Nassau Street, New York
1940 (ca, taken) 1960s (print)
Gelatin silver print
13 3/4 x 10 3/4 ins (34.9 x 27.3 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
19 October 2017 auction, Art of Storytelling, Lot: 121
 
LL/77825

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LL/87190
Andreas Feininger
Pedestrians on Fifth Avenue, New York
1950-1955 (taken) 1970n (ca, print)
Silver print
9 5/8 x 7 1/2 ins (24.4 x 19.1 cm) (image)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
21 February 2019, Photographs: Art & Visual Culture, Auction: 2499, Lot: 106
 
LL/87190

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LL/77827
Andreas Feininger
Sheep's Meadow, New York
1940
Gelatin silver print
 
Swann Galleries - New York
19 October 2017 auction, Art of Storytelling, Lot: 122
 
LL/77827

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LL/15945
Berenice Abbott
Changing New York
1939
Book cover
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Courtesy of Swann Galleries (Auction, Dec 7, 2006, #2097, Lot 1)
 
LL/15945

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LL/44953
Lewis W. Hine
Construction of the Empire State Building (with signage depicting the completed structure)
1930 (ca)
Gelatin silver print, contact
7x5 ins (17.8x12.7 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Courtesy of Swann Galleries (Auction, Dec 13, 2011, #2265, Lot 104)
 
LL/44953

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LL/77819
Samuel Gottscho
City street from above
1930s
Gelatin silver print
9 1/2 x 7 1/2 ins (24.1 x 19.1 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
19 October 2017 auction, Art of Storytelling, Lot: 112
 
LL/77819

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LL/74141
Arthur Siegel
RCA Building distortion
1940
Gelatin silver print
13 3/8 x 10 3/8 ins (34 x 26.4 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Images & Objects: Photographs & Photobooks, April 20, 2017, #2443, Lot: 132
 
LL/74141

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LL/85374
Hannes Kilian
Empire State Building, New York
1969
Gelatin silver print, ferrotyped
30.5 x 23.7 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
5 December 2018, Photography, Auction: 112, Lot: 4213
 
LL/85374 [Further details available]

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LL/70709
Inge Morath
Fensterputzer, Rockefeller Center, New York
1958
Gelatin silver print
48,1 × 33 cm (50,3 × 40,5 cm) (18 ? × 13 in. (19 ž × 16 in.))
 
Villa Grisebach Auktionen GmbH - Berlin
Auction 263, Photography, 30 November 2016, Lot 2097R
 
LL/70709

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LL/70678
Paul Wolff
Fifth Avenue, New York
1930s
Gelatin silver print, ferrotyped, on double-weight paper
24 x 17,3 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Auction 108, Photography, 30 November 2016, Lot: 4339
 
LL/70678

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LL/76568
Barbara Morgan
Third Avenue El
1979
Gelatin silver print
 
Villa Grisebach Auktionen GmbH - Berlin
Auction 271, 31 May 2017, Lot: 2082
 
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LL/81041
Ruth Orkin
Red Hot, From 3rd Ave. El
1950 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
9 1/2 x 6 3/4 ins (24.13 x 17.15 cm) (overall)
 
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., Object number: 2005.27.2020, Check copyright status.
 
LL/81041

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LL/74143
Berenice Abbott
Pier 14, North River: From First and Fulton Street
[Changing New York]
1938
Gelatin silver print, contact
8 x 10 ins (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Images & Objects: Photographs & Photobooks, April 20, 2017, #2443, Lot: 136
 
LL/74143

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LL/81173
Berenice Abbott
Battery Park
1930s
Gelatin silver print
7 1/2 x 9 1/2 ins (19.1 x 24.1 cm)
 
Phillips - New York
Auction NY040118, Photographs, 9 April 2018, Lot: 36
 
LL/81173

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LL/74142
Alfred Stieglitz
New York, 1931
1931 (taken) 1946 (before, print)
Gelatin silver print
7 1/4 x 9 1/4 ins (18.4 x 23.5 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Images & Objects: Photographs & Photobooks, April 20, 2017, #2443, Lot: 134
 
LL/74142 [Further details available]

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LL/83363
Ben Mitchell
Broadway, New York City
1951 (taken, later print)
Gelatin silver print
27 x 34.4 cm
 
Lempertz - Cologne
Auction 1109, Photographie, 1 June 2018, Lot: 119
 
LL/83363

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LL/66184
Andreas Feininger
West Side Highway, New York
1950 (taken) 1980 (print)
Silver print
10 1/4x13 1/4 inches (26x33.7 cm.)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Images & Objects: Photographs & Photobooks, 19 April 2016, Lot: 87
 
LL/66184

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LL/55953
Andreas Feininger
New York
1944
Gelatin silver print
22,5 x 34,3 cm (8 ? x 13 ˝ in.)
 
Villa Grisebach Auktionen GmbH - Berlin
Auction 230, 26 November 2014, Photographs, Lot: 2052
 
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LL/55939
Ilse Bing
N.Y. - The Elevated and Me
1936 (taken) 1988 (print)
Gelatin silver print
21,9 x 33 cm (27,9 x 35,4 cm) (8 ? x 13 in. (11 x 13 ? in.))
 
Villa Grisebach Auktionen GmbH - Berlin
Auction 230, 26 November 2014, Photographs, Lot: 2017
 
LL/55939 [Further details available]

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LL/81978
Paul Strand
New York, 1917
1917
Photogravure
6 3/8 x 8 3/8 ins
 
The Phillips Collection
Gift of the Phillips Contemporaries, 1999, @copy; Aperture Foundation, The Paul Strand Archive
 
LL/81978

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LL/69073
William Klein
Staten Island Ferry, New York
1955 (taken) 1990s (print)
Silver print
9 1/4 x 13 5/8 ins (23.5 x 34.6 cm) (image) 12 x 16 ins (30.5 x 40.6 cm) (sheet)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Auction, October 25, 2016, #2426, Lot 256
 
LL/69073

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LL/2899
André Kertész
Washington Square
1966, 24 February
Gelatin silver print
9 5/8 x 6 3/8
 
Barry Singer Gallery
 
LL/2899

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LL/69062
Harry Callahan
New York
1978
Dye transfer print
8 7/8 x 13 3/8 ins (22.5 x 34 cm) (image) 11 x 14 ins (27.9 x 35.6 cm) (sheet)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Auction, October 25, 2016, #2426, Lot 215
 
LL/69062

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LL/14565
DeNicola
Untitled
n.d.
 
Private collection of W.J. Coville
Courtesy of W.J. Coville (#2459)
 
LL/14565

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LL/74315
Mike Wesely
4.4.1997 - 4.6.1999 Potsdamer Platz, Berlin
1997-1999 (exposure)
Gelatin silver print
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
© Mike Wesely
 
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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Advertising - New York facades shown in cabinet cards
Aerial - Aerial photography
Aerial photography - Aerial photography
Air transportation - Airplanes
Airplanes - Airplanes
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Occupationals
American influences on Pictorialism - Alvin Langdon Coburn: New York (1910)
Architecture - Andreas Feininger: The architecture of New York
Architecture - Berenice Abbott: Changing New York
Architecture - Conclusions on architecture
Architecture - Edward Steichen: The Flatiron
Architecture - Gelatin silver prints: Architecture
Architecture - Introduction to architecture
Architecture - Lewis W. Hine: Empire State Building (1929-1931)
Architecture - Pictorialism and architecture
Architecture - Skyscrapers
Art - Photographing art: Sculpture
Cabinet cards - New York facades shown in cabinet cards
Calotypists - USA - Calotypes and salt prints: USA
Calotypists - USA - Silas A. Holmes (attributed): New York (ca. 1855)
Cars - Cars
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Cityscapes
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Photomontage
Carte de visite - Introduction to carte de visites
Cityscapes - Urban - Alvin Langdon Coburn: New York (1910)
Cityscapes - Urban - Andreas Feininger: The architecture of New York
Cityscapes - Urban - Berenice Abbott: Changing New York
Cityscapes - Urban - Carte de visites: Cityscapes
Cityscapes - Urban - Edward Steichen: The Flatiron
Cityscapes - Urban - Introduction to cityscapes and the urban context
Cityscapes - Urban - Landscape: Cityscapes
Cityscapes - Urban - Landscape: Pictorialist Cityscapes
Cityscapes - Urban - Silas A. Holmes (attributed): New York (ca. 1855)
Cityscapes - Urban - Stereoviews: Themes: Landscape types - Cityscapes - Urban
Cityscapes - Urban - Strolling the city streets
Civil engineering - Lewis W. Hine: Empire State Building (1929-1931)
Civil engineering - Structural steel
Climate and weather - André Kertész: Washington Square
Climate and weather - Weather: Rain
Climate and weather - Weather: Snow
Colour - Harry Callahan: Colour work
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Exteriors
Documentary - Berenice Abbott: Changing New York
Documentary - Lewis W. Hine: Empire State Building (1929-1931)
Events - World Trade Center (September 11, 2001)
First World War (1914-1918) - Introduction to the First World War (1914-1918)
Gelatin silver prints - Gelatin silver prints: Architecture
Gelatin silver prints - Gelatin silver prints: Landscape
Ice and snow - André Kertész: Washington Square
Ice and snow - Landscape: Ice and snow
Land transportation - Cars
Landscape - Carte de visites: Cityscapes
Landscape - Gelatin silver prints: Landscape
Lines and shapes - Diagonals from upper left to lower right
Modernism - Modernism
Movement and motion - Introduction to movement, motion and fine art
New Bauhaus / Art Institute of Chicago - Harry Callahan: Colour work
New York - Alvin Langdon Coburn: New York (1910)
New York - André Kertész: Washington Square
New York - Andreas Feininger: The architecture of New York
New York - Berenice Abbott: Changing New York
New York - Edward Steichen: The Flatiron
New York - Ilse Bing: New York (ca. 1936)
New York - Introduction to New York City
New York - Lewis W. Hine: Empire State Building (1929-1931)
New York - New York City: The Empire State Building
New York - New York City: The Flatiron Building
New York - New York City: The Statue of Liberty
New York - New York facades shown in cabinet cards
New York - Samuel Gottscho: New York (1930s)
New York - Silas A. Holmes (attributed): New York (ca. 1855)
New York - World Trade Center (September 11, 2001)
Night - Introduction to night photography
Occupational - Albumen prints: Occupationals
Occupational - Introduction to occupationals
Occupations and roles - Introduction to occupationals
Panoramas - Introduction to panoramas
Patriotism - Flags
Photo-Secession - Alvin Langdon Coburn: New York (1910)
Photographers - Self portraits of photographers
Photographing art - sculpture - Photographing art: Sculpture
Photogravures - Alvin Langdon Coburn: New York (1910)
Photomontage - Carte de visites: Photomontage
Pictorialism - Edward Steichen: The Flatiron
Pictorialism - Pictorialism and architecture
Railways - The expansion and significance of railways in the nineteenth century
Self-portraits - Self portraits of photographers
Shadows - Shadows: Examples
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Different types of stereo images
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Themes: Landscape types - Cityscapes - Urban
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Transportation
Street - Silas A. Holmes (attributed): New York (ca. 1855)
Street - Strolling the city streets
Terrorism - World Trade Center (September 11, 2001)
Transportation - Stereoviews: Transportation
USA - Calotypes and salt prints: USA
Using different viewpoints - André Kertész: Viewpoints
Using different viewpoints - Looking down
Women photographers - Berenice Abbott: Changing New York

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