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LL/94538
George R. Lawrence
Chicago & Alton Railway's Alton Limited locomotive
1900
Photograph
 
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LL/94538

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LL/94527
George R. Lawrence
A camera designed by George R. Lawrence (1868-1938) and used to photograph a train of the Chicago & Alton railroad on the Chicago-St. Louis line for the 1900 Paris Exhibition
1900 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
Internet - Original source ill-defined
Source requested
 
LL/94527

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LL/48300
George R. Lawrence
A camera designed by George R. Lawrence (1868-1938) and used to photograph a train of the Chicago & Alton railroad on the Chicago-St. Louis line for the 1900 Paris Exhibition
1900 (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/48300

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LL/94533
George R. Lawrence
Adjusting bellows to obtain focus.
[The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World]
1900 (ca)
Photograph
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94533 [Further details available]

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LL/94536
George R. Lawrence
Carrying Camera into position one-quarter mile from Chicago & Alton tracks, which can, be seen in the distance.
[The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World]
1900 (ca)
Pamphlet cover
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94536 [Further details available]

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LL/94535
George R. Lawrence
Loading Camera into padded van, to be taken to the Railway Station.
[The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World]
1900 (ca)
Pamphlet cover
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94535 [Further details available]

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LL/94530
George R. Lawrence
Loading Camera on flat car.
[The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World]
1900 (ca)
Photograph
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94530 [Further details available]

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LL/94529
George R. Lawrence
Mechanics at work assembling the Camera.
[The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World]
1900 (ca)
Photograph
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94529 [Further details available]

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LL/94531
George R. Lawrence
On the way to the field of operation.
[The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World]
1900 (ca)
Photograph
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94531 [Further details available]

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LL/94532
George R. Lawrence
Setting up Camera.
[The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World]
1900 (ca)
Photograph
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94532 [Further details available]

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LL/94537
George R. Lawrence
Taking down Camera.
[The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World]
1900 (ca)
Pamphlet cover
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94537 [Further details available]

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LL/94528
George R. Lawrence
Taking the picture.
[The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World]
1900 (ca)
Photograph
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94528 [Further details available]

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LL/94539
George R. Lawrence
Kite camera
1906
Photograph
 
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LL/94539 [Further details available]

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LL/82828
George R. Lawrence
Ruins of San Francisco, 500 feet elevation above Hyde and Green Sts.
1906
Gelain silver print
19 x 38 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 3 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-19884 (b&w film copy neg.)
 
LL/82828

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LL/82832
George R. Lawrence
Bird's-eye-view of ruins of San Francisco from captive airship, 600 feet above Folsom between Fifth and Sixth Sts.
1906 (ca)
Gelain silver print
20 x 47 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 9 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ds-08266 (digital file from original item) LC-USZ62-136557 (b&w film copy neg. of whole panorama) LC-USZ62-53409 (b&w film copy neg. made from another print)
 
LL/82832

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LL/82830
George R. Lawrence
Santa Cruz, California
1906 (ca)
Gelain silver print
17 x 45 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 6 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-53410 (b&w film copy neg.)
 
LL/82830

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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/48299
George R. Lawrence
Photograph of San Francisco in ruins from Lawrence Captive Airship, 2000 feet above San Francisco Bay overlooking water front. Sunset over Golden [Gat]e
1906, 28 May
Gelatin silver print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction number LC-DIG-ppmsca-07823 DLC
 
LL/48299

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LL/82835
George R. Lawrence
Bird's-eye view of Northwestern University
1907 (ca)
Gelain silver print
15.5 x 32 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 28 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-53414 (b&w film copy neg.)
 
LL/82835

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LL/82837
George R. Lawrence
Deering Works, International Harvester Co., Chicago, Ill.
1907 (ca)
Gelain silver print
17.5 x 44 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 33 (OSF) [P&P]
 
LL/82837

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LL/82836
George R. Lawrence
View of Chicago from Majestic Bldg.
1907 (ca)
Gelain silver print
17.5 x 50.5 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 30 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-53413 (b&w film copy neg.)
 
LL/82836

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LL/82826
George R. Lawrence
View of University of Chicago
1907 (ca)
Gelain silver print
17 x 45 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 34 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-53411 (b&w film copy neg.)
 
LL/82826

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LL/82827
George R. Lawrence
Birds eye view of La Grange, Illinois from Lawrence Captive Airship at 1000 ft. elevation
1908 (ca)
Gelain silver print
18.5 x 50 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 39 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ds-06705 (digital file from original photo)
 
LL/82827

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LL/82831
George R. Lawrence
Fort Sheridan, Ill., 600 ft. elevation
1908 (ca)
Gelain silver print
19.5 x 50.5 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 38 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-53415 (b&w film copy neg.)
 
LL/82831

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LL/82833
George R. Lawrence
Lake Tahoe, Cal., showing broad walk & train
1908 (ca)
Gelain silver print
20 x 51 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 10 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-19885 (b&w film copy neg.)
 
LL/82833

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LL/82829
George R. Lawrence
Berkeley Cal., looking east, from 1000 ft. elevation, from Lawrence Captive Airship, Nov. 24, 1908
1908, 24 November
Gelain silver print
19.5 x 49 ins
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Call Number: LOT 5785, no. 4 (OSF) [P&P], Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-41395 (b&w film copy neg.)
 
LL/82829

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LL/94534
George R. Lawrence
Front cover of the pamphlet The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World
1900 (ca)
Pamphlet cover
 
Indiana Historical Society
Item ID: M0818_BOX5_FOLDER8_PAM
 
LL/94534 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Aerial - Aerial photography
Aerial photography - Aerial photography
Aerial photography - George R. Lawrence: Panoramas taken in the US from kites and captive balloons
California - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
Cameras - George R. Lawrence: The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World (ca 1900)
Cameras - Historical changes in the size of cameras
Catastrophes - Earthquakes
Catastrophes - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
Cityscapes - Urban - George R. Lawrence: Panoramas taken in the US from kites and captive balloons
Earthquakes - Earthquakes
Earthquakes - Earthquakes
Earthquakes - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
Fires - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
Kite photography - George R. Lawrence: Panoramas taken in the US from kites and captive balloons
Kite photography - Kite photography
Land transportation - Trains, railroads and railways
Landscape photography and natural catastrophes - Earthquakes
Landscape photography and natural catastrophes - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
New York - Introduction to New York City
Panoramas - George R. Lawrence: Panoramas taken in the US from kites and captive balloons
Panoramas - Introduction to panoramas
Railways - George R. Lawrence: The Largest Photograph in the World of the Handsomest Train in the World (ca 1900)
Railways - Trains, railroads and railways

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