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LL/44537
Joseph Saxton
Philadelphia Central High School for Boys and Pennsylvania State Arsenal
1839, October
Daguerreotype
 
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Record Number: 6257, Call number: 1839.1, Collection: Treasures Collection [0978]
 
LL/44537 [Further details available]

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LL/41821
Frederick DeBourg Richards
[Laying the cornerstone of the new Masonic temple, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]
1853, 21 November
Daguerreotype, stereo
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
DAG no. 1302, Purchase; Marian S. Carson; 1997; (DLC/PP-1997:105)
 
LL/41821

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LL/15028
Marcus Aurelius Root
Panorama of Philadelphia. Chestnut Street, East of Fifth - Collins and Autenrieth (Artists)
1856
Lithograph
6 3/4 x 10 1/4 in
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
Courtesy of Nick and Lynn Heckett
 
LL/15028

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LL/44541
Marcus Aurelius Root
Root Gallery, Daguerreotype studio (detail)
1866
Albumen print
 
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Record Number: 1204, Collection: Historical Society of Pennsylvania Penrose Pictorial Philadelphia collection [V60], Cased Photographs Collection [3139]
 
LL/44541 [Further details available]

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LL/59592
Wenderoth, Taylor & Brown
Wenderoth, Taylor & Brown Fine Art Gallery
1869 (ca)
Stereocard
 
Library Company of Philadelphia
Record number: 000001304
 
LL/59592 [Further details available]

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LL/52984
Unidentified photographer
McAllister & Brother shop at 728 Chestnut Street in Philadelphia
n.d.
Stereocard
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/52984 [Further details available]

6 of 35
LL/96837
McAllister & Bro.
Interior of McAllister & Brother, Opticians, Philadelphia. John McAllister, Jr (1786-1877) stands at back.
n.d.
Stereocard
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/96837

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LL/59594
Washington Lafayette Germon
Germon's Temple of Art, 914 Arch Street, Philadelphia
1865
Stereocard
 
Library Company of Philadelphia
Record number: 000000897, Print Dept. - P.9079.2
 
LL/59594 [Further details available]

8 of 35
LL/108525
S. Fisher Corlies
Independence Hall (rear view). Phila
1863
Stereoview
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-stereo-1s01450 (digital file from original photo, front) LC-DIG-stereo-2s01450 (digital file from original photo, back)
 
LL/108525

9 of 35
LL/86781
C.F. Lufkin
‘Patterson’s Refinery’ teamsters
[Oil Regions of Pennsylvania]
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
https://megazakaz.com (Accessed: 11 January 2019)
 
LL/86781

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LL/86782
C.F. Lufkin
'Teamsters Luck' wrecked oxcart
[Oil Regions of Pennsylvania]
n.d.
Stereocard
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
https://megazakaz.com (Accessed: 11 January 2019)
 
LL/86782

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LL/110631
Surdam & White
Oil refinery, Erie, Pa.
[Gems of American Scenery.]
1870s
Stereoview
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-stereo-1s01752 (digital file from original photo, front) LC-DIG-stereo-2s01752 (digital file from original photo, back)
 
LL/110631

12 of 35
LL/108532
James Cremer
Terrace Mountain near Huntingdon, Pa.
1873, September
Stereoview
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-stereo-1s08264 (digital file from original)
 
LL/108532 [Further details available]

13 of 35
LL/100774
Detlor & Waddell
The Great Kingua Bridge near Alton, Pa. Highest Bridge in the world.
n.d.
Stereoview
 
Private collection of Ira Stein
 
LL/100774

14 of 35
LL/108820
C. Garwood
Larges(?) Saw Mill, Cuttelossa Valley
1870-1880
Stereoview
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-09962 (digital file from original stereograph, front) LC-DIG-ppmsca-09963 (digital file from original stereograph, back)
 
LL/108820

15 of 35
LL/110596
James N. Stone
Grave of my g. grandmother, St. Peter's Phila.
1867, June
Stereoview
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-stereo-1s08509 (digital file from original)
 
LL/110596

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LL/110597
James N. Stone
St. Peter's churchyard
1867, June
Stereoview
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-stereo-1s08510 (digital file from original)
 
LL/110597

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LL/110416
George Stacy
The railroad, Delaware Water Gap, Pa.
1865 (ca)
Stereoview
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-stereo-1s05317 (digital file from front of original item) LC-DIG-stereo-2s05317 (digital file from back of original item)
 
LL/110416

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LL/108871
C.H. Graves
Floral Garden and Horticultural Hall. Fairmount Park, Philadelphia
1903
Stereoview
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-stereo-1s15148 (digital file from original)
 
LL/108871

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LL/109074
Hayes & Holden
Near Huntingdon, Penna. R.R.
[The "Best" Series. Pennsylvania R.R.]
1860-1890
Stereoview
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-stereo-1s08266 (digital file from original)
 
LL/109074

20 of 35
LL/11417
Unidentified photographer
Three men on a railroad handcar
1850 (ca)
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/11417 [Further details available]

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LL/104642
A. Kientzle & Co (Philadelphia)
Self-portrait business advertising carte de vicite for "A. Kientzle & Co., 828 Arch Street, Philada."
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/104642

22 of 35
LL/81846
Groom (Philadelphia)
Backmark for "Groom's Carte de Visite Photograph and Gallery, Second St. above Spruce, Philadelphia"
1864-1866 (Revenue stamp)
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/81846 [Further details available]

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LL/96579
T.M. Reger (Philadelphia)
Backmark for "T.M. Reger, Photographer, 915 Arch St., Philadelphia"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Christopher H. Jordan
 
LL/96579 [Further details available]

24 of 35
LL/96580
T.M. Reger (Philadelphia)
Backmark for "T.M. Reger, Photographer, 915 Arch St., Philadelphia"
n.d.
Carte de visite, back, detail
 
Private collection of Christopher H. Jordan
 
LL/96580 [Further details available]

25 of 35
LL/90496
W.H. Tipton
Backmark for "W.H. Tipton, Artistic Photographer, No. 3, Main Street, Gettysburg, PA." - "Photographs and Souvenirs of Gettysburg Battlefield and its Monuments." - "Catalogue on Application."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/90496

26 of 35
LL/117571
F. Robbins
Backmark for "Robbins, Photographs Art Studio, Cor. Main and Kennedy Streets, Bradford, Pa."
n.d.
Cabinet card, back
 
Private collection of Michele Behan
 
LL/117571

27 of 35
LL/84205
W.H. Tipton
Envelope for "W.H. Tipton, The Battlefield Photographer, Gettysburg, PA."
n.d.
Envelope
 
Private collection of Krzysztof Slowinski
 
LL/84205

28 of 35
LL/53254
W.T. Purviance
Conestoga Bridge
[Purviance's Views, Penn'a Central Rail Road]
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
The Jeffrey Kraus Collection
 
LL/53254

29 of 35
LL/82925
Unidentified photographer
The W. Hering Jewelry store, Pittsburg, PA
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Graham Pilecki
 
LL/82925 [Further details available]

30 of 35
LL/85164
Unidentified photographer
Mahanoy City, PA
1903
Gelatin silver print, panorama
11 3/4 x 3 1/2 ins (image) 14 x 5 1/2 ins (sheet and backing)
 
Private collection of Richard Jeffries
 
LL/85164

31 of 35
LL/85165
Unidentified photographer
Mahanoy City, PA
1903
Gelatin silver print, panorama
11 3/4 x 3 1/2 ins (image) 14 x 5 1/2 ins (sheet and backing)
 
Private collection of Richard Jeffries
 
LL/85165

32 of 35
LL/85155
F. Sellers (Rusholme)
Tissue cover for "F. Sellers, 61 Monmouth St., Rusholme"
n.d.
Cabinet card, tissue cover
 
Private collection of Robert E. Jackson
 
LL/85155

33 of 35
LL/85167
W. L. Hamaker (?)
Penn Common, Reading, PA.
1903
Gelatin silver print, panorama
11 3/4 x 3 1/2 ins (image) 14 x 5 1/2 ins (sheet and backing)
 
Private collection of Richard Jeffries
 
LL/85167

34 of 35
LL/77861
W. Eugene Smith
Pride Street
[Pittsburgh]
1955-1956
Gelatin silver print
8 1/2 x 5 5/8 ins (21.6 x 14.3 cm) (image)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
19 October 2017 auction, Art of Storytelling, Lot: 235
 
LL/77861

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
1800-1840 - Joseph Saxton: Philadelphia Central High School for Boys and Pennsylvania State Arsenal
Advertising - Advertising photography
Advertising - Cartes de visite: Advertising for photographers
Amateur photography - Amateur Photographic Exchange Club
American Civil War (1861-1865) - Revenue stamps during the American Civil War
American Civil War (1861-1865) - The Photographic History of the Civil War
Backmarks - Cartes de visite: Backs: Negatives preserved, copies made and enlargements
Backmarks - Cartes de visite: Backs: Whimsy
Backmarks - Introduction to the backmarks on cabinet cards
Business stationery - Marketing: Business stationery
Cabinet cards - Introduction to the backmarks on cabinet cards
Cabinet cards - Tissue guards
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: Advertising for photographers
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: Backs: Negatives preserved, copies made and enlargements
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: Backs: Whimsy
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: Photographica
Cartes de visite - Introduction to cartes de visite
Cartes de visite - Tissue guards
Cityscapes - Urban - W. Eugene Smith: The Pittsburgh Project
Commercial - Commercial photography
Copying photographs and copyists - Copying photographs and copyists
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Exteriors
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Daguerreotypes - Joseph Saxton: Philadelphia Central High School for Boys and Pennsylvania State Arsenal
Daguerreotypes - Stereo daguerreotypes
Daguerreotypists - USA - Joseph Saxton: Philadelphia Central High School for Boys and Pennsylvania State Arsenal
Dating photographs - Revenue stamps during the American Civil War
Documentary - W. Eugene Smith: The Pittsburgh Project
Education - Joseph Saxton: Philadelphia Central High School for Boys and Pennsylvania State Arsenal
Exteriors of photographic studios - Illustrations of the exteriors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Exteriors of photographic studios - Photographs of the exteriors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Exteriors of photographic studios - The Daguerreotype studios of Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
Family life - Shops: Exteriors
Family life - Shops: Interiors
Gardens - Introduction to gardens
Industrial - Introduction to industrial photography
Industrial - W. Eugene Smith: The Pittsburgh Project
Landscape - Figures within the landscape
Magnum - W. Eugene Smith: The Pittsburgh Project
Marketing - Cartes de visite: Advertising for photographers
Marketing - Illustrations of the exteriors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Marketing - Marketing: Business stationery
Marketing - Marketing: Signage and banners
Marketing - Photographs of the exteriors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Mining and extraction - Lufkin: Lufkin's Photographic Views - Oil Regions of Pennsylvania
Occupational - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Occupations and roles - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Pennsylvania - Introduction to photography in Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania - Joseph Saxton: Philadelphia Central High School for Boys and Pennsylvania State Arsenal
Pennsylvania - Lufkin: Lufkin's Photographic Views - Oil Regions of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania - Purviance: Purviance's Views, Penn'a Central Rail Road
Pennsylvania - The Daguerreotype studios of Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
Pennsylvania - W. Eugene Smith: The Pittsburgh Project
Photographic studios - Features of photographic studios: Signage
Photographic studios - Illustrations of the exteriors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Photographic studios - Photographs of the exteriors of nineteenth century photographic shops and studios
Portrait - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Railways - Purviance: Purviance's Views, Penn'a Central Rail Road
Railways - The expansion and significance of railways in the nineteenth century
Signage and banners - Marketing: Signage and banners
Stereoviews, stereographs and stereocards - Stereo daguerreotypes
Urban life - Shops: Exteriors
Urban life - Shops: Interiors
USA - Joseph Saxton: Philadelphia Central High School for Boys and Pennsylvania State Arsenal


 
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