Bible House.Additional title: American Views. New York City.
NamesFisher, A. J. (Albert J.) (1842-1882) (Publisher)
Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views
New York City
Stereoscopic views of churches and religious organizations in New York City
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1858 - 1925Date Issued: 1870 (Approximate)
Library locationsThe Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography CollectionShelf locator: MFY Dennis Coll 91-F200
TopicsNew York (State)New York (N.Y.)Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)Religious facilities -- New York (State) -- New YorkAmerican Bible Society -- BuildingsAmerican Sunday-School Union
NotesContent: Arranged by church name.Content: Includes views by Anthony, Langenheim, G. W. Pach and other photographers and publishers.Content: Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.Content: Some views have tax stamps.Content: Title devised by cataloger.Content: Views of churches and religious buildings in New York City: Bible House, on 4th Avenue; Trinity church, including one view of churchyard; St. Patrick's including construction and interior views, and other churches, most below 42nd Street; a synagogue, 5th Avenue and 43rd St.; the Convent of the Sacred Heart.Content: Note on the back of the card: "Bible house fills a block betw. 3 & 4 Ave & 8 & 9 Sts. faces Cooper Institute. The ground floor is occupied by stores and portions of the upper floors by offices. The remainder is used for the manufacture of bibles. They are printed in 29 dialects and when the work is in full operation over 600 persons are employed -- visitors admitted."
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG91-F200NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11708056Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c937b600-c557-012f-d49b-58d385a7bc34
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