Observatory and Tunnel.Additional title: Popular series, American views.
NamesE. & H.T. Anthony (Firm) (Publisher)
Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views
New York City
Stereoscopic views of Central Park, New York City.
Library locationsThe Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography CollectionShelf locator: MFY Dennis Coll 91-F218
TopicsNew York (State)New York (N.Y.)Parks -- New York (State) -- New YorkCentral Park (New York, N.Y.)Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
NotesContent: Arranged numerically without regard to series title.Content: Includes ten hand-colored views.Content: Includes views from various series: "American scenery, Central Park, N.Y.," "American views, Central Park, N.Y.," "Anthony's stereoscopic views," "Central Park," "Central Park views."Content: Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.Content: Some views have tax stamps affixed.Content: Title devised by cataloger.Content: Views are numbered 2 (6217), 4, 5, 8-10, 18, 28, 251, 560, 562, 563, 567, 1110, 1165-1167, 1883, 3709, 3710, 3713, 3718, 3719, 3723-3725, 4114, 4754, 4759, 4784, 4788, 4791, 4792, 4803, 4804, 5097, 5105, 5348, 5350, 5403, 5566, 5896, 5898, 5911, 5916, 5918, 5919, 5923, 6204, 6207, 6209, 6212, 6216, 6220, 6221, 6223, 6224, 6229, 6230, 6232-6234, 6237, 6240, 7176, 7177, 7179, 7190, 7192, 7202, 7205, 7206, 7210, 7218, 7219, 7227, 7233, 7241, 7247, 7251, 7257, 8602, 8603a, 8604, 8729, 8731, 8733, 8736.Content: Views of Central Park: general view, views of paths, people enjoying the park; views of the Ramble, including the Gentlemen's house and a summer house, as well as paths, arches, and the cave near the Ramble and the lake; the Esplanade; the mall, including arches, fountains; the Terrace and stairs, including details of dies at bottom of stairs; Bethesda fountain; sculpture: "Tam O'Shanter and Souter John" or "Old Lang Syne" near the Casino, "Eagles," "Commerce" at the Eighth Ave. entrance, Sir Walter Scott, Bolivar; Bow, Balcony, Cabinet and Rustic bridges, and vase of flowers on Rustic bridge; the Lake, including boating, swans; the pool; ornamental water west of the conservatory; the casino, vine covered arbor, rustic arbor, Music stand, with people attending performances; observatory and tunnel, various arches and roadways; managerie buildings, camel and rider, and with girls riding and "at work;" skating and other winter scenes; balloon ascension at 6th Ave. & 59th St. Some views duplicated.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG91-F218NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11708072Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8288c050-c559-012f-ae23-58d385a7bc34
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