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LL/68233
Louis Jules Duboscq
Geological still life, with instruments and minerals used in the science of crystallography
1850s
Daguerreotype, stereo
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Howarth-Loomes Collection, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.2.228
 
LL/68233

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LL/46726
A.J. Russell
Surveying under difficulties
[Photographs taken during construction of the Union Pacific Railroad]
1864-1869
Albumen print
28.2 x 35.5 cm
 
Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Call Number: ZZc10 864un, Image ID Number: 1078347
 
LL/46726

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LL/75218
Carleton E. Watkins
North Side, Lassen's Peak
[40th Parallel]
1870
Albumen print
20.3 × 31 cm (8 × 12 3/16 ins) (image)
 
George Eastman Museum
Gift of Harvard University, 1981.2898.0020
 
LL/75218

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LL/79702
Eadweard Muybridge
Crater of Volcano, Quetzaltenango-Guatemala
1875
Albumen silver print, from glass negative
5 3/8 × 9 1/16 ins (13.7 × 23 cm)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Sam Salz Foundation Gift, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.780
 
LL/79702

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LL/79113
Timothy O'Sullivan (possibly) / William Bell (possibly)
Chocolate butte, Paria creek, Arizona
1871-1875 (ca)
Collotype
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-794-1
 
LL/79113 [Further details available]

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LL/79114
Timothy O'Sullivan (possibly) / William Bell (possibly)
Rock carved by the Colorado
1871-1875 (ca)
Collotype
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-794-6
 
LL/79114 [Further details available]

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LL/36211
John Muir Wood
Staffa near Fingal's Cave
1850 (ca)
Medium salt paper print from a calotype negative
17.10 x 19.30 cm
 
National Galleries of Scotland
Courtesy of the National Galleries of Scotland, Presented by the Muir Wood family 1985, Accession no. PGP W 70
 
LL/36211 [Further details available]

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LL/38562
Eadweard Muybridge
Fissure in Eagle Rock. 1100 ft. deep. [Yosemite Valley, California.] 112
1868
Stereocard, detail
 
Bancroft Library, University of California Berkely
Zelda Mackay Collection of Stereographic Views
 
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LL/54810
Knud Knudsen
Parti af det Indre af Torghatten i Nordland
1875
Black and white image
 
University of Bergen Library / Universitetsbiblioteket I Bergen Knudsensamlingen
UBB-KK-NS-1632
 
LL/54810

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LL/54788
Knud Knudsen
Nærødalen i Sogn
1885-1890
Black and white image
 
University of Bergen Library / Universitetsbiblioteket I Bergen Knudsensamlingen
UBB-KK-NB-2533A
 
LL/54788

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LL/88815
Boorne & May
Foot of Great Glacier, Selkirks
n.d.
Albumen print, on card mount
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
Département Société de Géographie, SG WF-275, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b53084700q, F. 65
 
LL/88815 [Further details available]

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LL/41071
Richebourg
Photoglyph of a quarry with descriptions of layers [CarriÞre de Pierre a Batir]
[Carte géologique détaillée de la France, Feuille 48.- Paris - Annexes. Perspectives Photographiques. Pl. II]
1879 (published)
Photoglyph
20 x 24 ins (sheet)
 
Northern Light Gallery
 
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LL/36444
Two workmen in the gravel pit near the Seminary of St Acheul, 27 April 1859. The standing workman is pointing to the in situ flint
1859, 27 April
Albumen print
 
Bibliothèques d'Amiens Métropole
 
LL/36444 [Further details available]

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LL/64934
Adolphe Bilordeaux
Coupe de la Sablière No. 21
1883
Photolithograph
7.5 x 9.5 ins
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/64934 [Further details available]

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LL/78890
Unidentified photographer
View of the Quartz Rock at the British Guiana Gold Company's Diggings on the Rio Cuyuni
1856-1866 (ca)
Albumen print
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-404-7
 
LL/78890 [Further details available]

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LL/79780
Timothy H. O'Sullivan
Tufa Rocks, Pyramid Lake, Nevada
1867
Albumen silver print, from glass negative
22.1 x 29.4 cm (8 11/16 x 11 9/16 ins) (image)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.1207
 
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LL/57144
John K. Hillers
Goblin's Archway
1875 (ca)
Albumen print
18.7 x 24.1 cm
 
George Eastman Museum
1978:0768:0001
 
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LL/57146
William Henry Jackson
Hot Spring Basin, Upper Fire Hole
1872
Albumen print
8.9 x 7.5 cm. (dome-topped)
 
George Eastman Museum
1974:0041:0337
 
LL/57146 [Further details available]

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LL/58695
Charles Spencer
Pink and White Terraces
1880
Albumen print, printing-out paper
16.5 x 20.2 cm
 
Museum of New Zealand - Te Papa Tongarewa
Purchased 1999 with New Zealand Lottery Grants Board funds, Registration number: O.020751
 
LL/58695

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LL/83790
Unidentified photographer(s) / Unidentified publisher
Quadra-view of the Giants Causeway, Ulster, N. Ireland
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Private collection of Paula Fleming
 
LL/83790

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LL/79699
F. Jay Haynes
[Self-Portrait at Glacier Bay, Alaska]
1889-1891
Albumen silver print, from glass negative
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of Paul M. Hertzmann Inc., 2015, Accession Number: 2015.261.2
 
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LL/65395
Unidentified photographer, Henry Mowbray Cadell (?)
H.M. Cadell mountain building experiments. No 10. Using his 'squeeze box' Cadell carried out early experiments to try and explain the geometry and mechanisms of thrusting in layered rocks.
1902-1910 (?)
Glass negative
 
British Geological Survey
geoscenic.bgs.ac.uk, © NERC, Henry Mowbray Cadell archives, P number: P768933
 
LL/65395 [Further details available]

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LL/64922
Roger Fenton
The Mineral Gallery In The British Museum
1857 (ca)
Stereocard
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/64922 [Further details available]

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LL/88068
Albert Fernique
XIIe. Salle de minéralogie
[Ecole centrale des arts et manufactures]
1875
Albumen print
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
PETFOL-VE-1441, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b84363350, 17 of 30
 
LL/88068 [Further details available]

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LL/79295
Unidentified photographer (French)
Mineralogical Gallery at the Regional Contest at Nîmes, 1863
1863 (ca)
Albumen print
16.5 x 22.2 cm (image)
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2016-149
 
LL/79295 [Further details available]

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LL/69683
E. Bierstadt (New York)
A gem cutter’s artistry. This is the “Cleveland Gem,” Cut and Polished by S. Dessau, New York
n.d.
Cabinet card, Artotype
 
Larry Gottheim, Be-hold, Inc
Photographs: Cabinet Cards & some Civil War, 29 October 2016, Lot 494
 
LL/69683

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LL/64887
Unidentified photographer
Mineral Still Life
1853
Albumenized salt print
5 x 7 7/8 ins
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/64887 [Further details available]

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LL/63970
V. Kozlovskii
[Rock crystal]
1886
Photograph, mounted
 
New York Public Library
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17969749
 
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LL/85094
Thomas Andrew
Eruption of Matavanu Volcano, Savai'i, Samoa
1905
Gelatin dry plate
 
Museum of New Zealand - Te Papa Tongarewa
Registration Number: C.001404
 
LL/85094 [Further details available]

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LL/77158
Unidentified photographer
A pack of train horses carries supplies for the surveying team in Alaska
1915 (ca)
Photograph
 
National Archives and Records Administration
57-N-Miscellaneous-82-4
 
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LL/77157
Stephen (III) Spurling (fl. 1893-1937)
King Solomon Cave, Tasmania
1900-1937 (ca)
Glass lantern slide, hand-colouring
8.5 x 8.5 cm
 
State Library of Victoria
Accession no: H37687/89
 
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LL/42349
Dr. Hannes Grobe
Fluorescent minerals
2005, 7 April
Under UV-A, UV-B and UV-C light
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Scientific
Albums - Albert Fernique: Ecole centrale des arts et manufactures (1875)
Archaeology - Archaeological excavations in progress
Architecture - Albert Fernique: Ecole centrale des arts et manufactures (1875)
Cabinet cards - Cabinet cards: Objects
Card photographs - Cabinet cards: Objects
Christianity - Evolution and the Biblical flood
Civil engineering - Andrew J. Russell: The Great West Illustrated in a Series of Photographic Views Across the Continent, Taken Along the Line of the Union Pacific Railroad, West from Omaha, Nebraska
Collotypes - Books illustrated with collotypes
Colorado - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)
Daguerreotypes - Stereo daguerreotypes
Education - Albert Fernique: Ecole centrale des arts et manufactures (1875)
Expeditions and exploration - Expeditionary Art: An Appraisal
Expeditions and exploration - Introduction to nineteenth century scientific expeditions
Expeditions and exploration - Surveying
Expeditions and exploration - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)
France - Richebourg: Carte geologique detaillee de la France, Feuille 48.- Paris (1879)
Geology - Evolution and the Biblical flood
Geology - Geysers
Geology - Glaciers
Geology - Introduction to geology and mineralogy
Geology - Richebourg: Carte geologique detaillee de la France, Feuille 48.- Paris (1879)
Geology - Rock formations
Geology - Volcanoes and volcanic eruptions
Guatemala - Introduction to photography in Guatemala
Guyana - George W. Bennett: An illustrated history of British Guiana compiled from various authorities (1866)
Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)
Landscape - Figures within the landscape
Landscape - Surveying
Landscapes of North America - Andrew J. Russell: The Great West Illustrated in a Series of Photographic Views Across the Continent, Taken Along the Line of the Union Pacific Railroad, West from Omaha, Nebraska
Landscapes of North America - Landscape photography in nineteenth century North America
Landscapes of North America - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)
Mining and extraction - Photography and mining
Mountains - Landscape: Mountains
Nature - Contemporary examples of nature photography
New Zealand - Charles Spencer: New Zealand: Volcanic landscapes (1886)
Non-canonical photography - Non-canonical examples
Photographers - Self portraits of photographers
Photolithographs - Adolphe Bilordeaux: Photolithographs from the Histoire Générale de Paris (1883)
Railways - Andrew J. Russell: The Great West Illustrated in a Series of Photographic Views Across the Continent, Taken Along the Line of the Union Pacific Railroad, West from Omaha, Nebraska
Samoa - Thomas Andrew: Samoa
Scientific - Albumen prints: Scientific
Scientific - Contemporary scientific imagery
Scientific - Evolution and the Biblical flood
Scientific - Introduction to scientific photography
Scientific - Stereoviews: Scientific
Self-portraits - Self portraits of photographers
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Introduction to stereoviews
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereo daguerreotypes
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereoviews: Scientific
Still life - Cabinet cards: Objects
Tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs - Books illustrated with collotypes
Tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs - George W. Bennett: An illustrated history of British Guiana compiled from various authorities (1866)
USA - Landscape photography in nineteenth century North America
USA - Timothy O'Sullivan: Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1871-1874)
Yosemite - Eadweard Muybridge: Yosemite

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