The Old Time Firemen, Great Centennial.
NamesKilburn, B. W. (Benjamin West) (1827-1909) (Publisher)
Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views
New York City
Stereoscopic views of parades, holidays and events in New York City
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1859 - 1899Copyright Date: 1889
Library locationsThe Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography CollectionShelf locator: MFY Dennis Coll 91-F182
TopicsNew York (State)New York (N.Y.)Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)Union Square (New York, N.Y.)Fire fightersParades & processionsWashington, George, 1732-1799 -- StatuesSpectatorsReviewing standsUnited States. Declaration of Independence -- Centennial celebrations, etc
NotesContent: Includes views by C. Bierstadt, Anthony, William Rau and other photographers and publishers.Content: One view of the Japanese Embassy visit has a view of dog in a backyard with laundry and a fence in the background on the verso which is included in the count above.Content: Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.Content: Title devised by cataloger.Content: Views of parades and celebrations in New York City: parade for the Atlantic Cable Jubilee, Sept. 1, 1858; Japanese embassy in New York, June 1860, including boats in harbor with flags, military escort, etc.; Fourth of July celebration, 1860; the visit of the Edward, Prince of Wales; reception for the Grand Duke Alexis; Lincoln's funeral procession, April 25, 1865; procession April 10, 1871 commemorating the peace between Germany and France; man dressed as Uncle Sam on cart with flowers "paying the election bet, Nov. 14, 1872" with firemen in the background; Masonic Parade, June 2nd, 1875; Labor Day Parade, 1887, possibly other years; Decoration Day parades; Centennial Parade, April 30, 1889; Gilmour's band in parade for Columbian celebration; Knights Templar Parade, 1895; parade in honor of Admiral Dewey, 1899; unidentified parades including a military parade on Broadway, men watching from tree; "fruit column in Jones' Woods, German Thanksgiving festival." Streets and parks shown include Broadway, Fifth Aven
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG91-F182NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11708036Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a6ee2ac0-c556-012f-07be-58d385a7bc34
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