Collection of stereographs

Collection of stereographs

Dates: approximately 1893-1905

Collection includes sixty-six stereographs, with images of locations and events from around the world. Images include the Semi-Centennial Utah Jubilee in 1897, London, England, the Columbian Exposition in 1893, the Panama Canal, Scotland, Ireland, Italy, Switzerland, India, Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Jerusalem, France, New York, Oregon, Washington, Illinois, California, Ohio, and Colorado. There are also many images of people, including a set of four entitled "The Halloween Party."

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Davis, James M.. -- Keystone View Company. -- Kilburn, B. W. (Benjamin West), 1827-1909. -- Strohmeyer & Wyman. -- Underwood & Underwood
  • Call Number: MSS 4071
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Technical Requirements
Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Collection of stereographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 4071; Collection of stereographs; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 4071, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Barbara Brooks Merrell and Kate Hamberlin; 2007.
Subject Terms
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)--Photographs; Europe--Photographs; Halloween--Photographs; India--Photographs; Jerusalem--Photographs; Panama Canal (Panama)--Photographs; United States--Photographs
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Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Finding Aid Title
Collection of stereographs
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Finding aid prepared by Abe Austin
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-11T04:29-0600
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Tom Wells
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