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The Keystone View Company was active from 1892 and 1963 and recorded global diversity and the key moments of history. The Keystone-Mast archive of 350,000 items is housed at the University of California Riverside in the California Museum of Photography (UCR -CMP) and is claimed to be the largest collection of stereoscopic prints and negatives in the world.
|Stereographs project |
Meadville, PA, US
The KeystoneDepth of the University of Washington and Google Research used advanced image analysis and AI to clean 37,239 Keystone stereographs taken between 1864 and 1966.
[9-6] *"Publishers of National and International
Stereo Views"; major view photogs. & pubs.;
issued ~50,000 broad coverage views, scy.,
genre, special interest topics; many boxed sets;
many staff photographers; purchased negs. from
many photogs. such as Kilburn, U&U, said to have
about 2 million negs by 35. Founded by B.L.
Singley, 92; last surviving co. making card
views, into 70s; neg. archives
T.K. Treadwell & William C. Darrah (Compiled by), Wolfgang, Sell (Updated by), 11/28/2003, Photographers of the United States of America, (National Stereoscopic Association)
|Credit: National Stereoscopic Association with corrections and additions by Alan Griffiths and others.|
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