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Names
Worden, N. R. (Nicholas R.) (Photographer)
Collection

Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views

United States.

States

Connecticut

Stereoscopic views of Hartford County, Connecticut

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1878
Place Term: New Britain, Conn.
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFY Dennis Coll 90-F68
Topics
Connecticut
Hartford County (Conn.)
Railroad accidents
Bridge failures
Tariffville (Conn.)
Genres
Stereoscopic views
Notes
Content : Includes views by various photographers and publishers.

Content : Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.

Content: Views of Hartford county, Connecticut: includes general views of Bristol, a view of the congregational church, homes, including one of the oldest in town, and a saw mill, all in Bristol; a view of a band entertaining at Compounce Lake; fires, winter scenes including a frozen fountain in the square, with churches and other buildings visible beyond in New Britain; a flood in Skinnerville; a street scene in Terryville; a train wreck on the Tariffville Bridge of the Connecticut Western Railroad; views on the Farmington River and Devils Lake including young women in a rowboat; the Shaker village at Enfield; a street scene in Southington; the effect of a wind storm; people standing near the foundation of the "Mooney family's house" near Hartford; view of a two-story wood-frame school house with students and teachers out front; a view showing a wood strewn landscape and damaged houses captioned "Ruins at the New Dam"; several young women in a horse-drawn omnibus at the tower on Talcott Mountain.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG90-F68
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b11707676
UUID: b973b2f0-c536-012f-f391-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1878: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Railroad wreck on Tariffville bridge, January 15, 1878." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1878. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-6d0a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Railroad wreck on Tariffville bridge, January 15, 1878." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-6d0a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1878). Railroad wreck on Tariffville bridge, January 15, 1878. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-6d0a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Railroad wreck on Tariffville bridge, January 15, 1878.