Central staircase of the Terrace.
NamesE. & H.T. Anthony (Firm) (Publisher)Roche, T. C. (Photographer)
Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views
New York City
A visit to the "Central Park" in the summer of 1863.
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1863 - 1865Date Created: 1850 - 1930 (Approximate)
Library locationsThe Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography CollectionShelf locator: MFY Dennis Coll 91-F219
TopicsNew York (State)New York (N.Y.)Parks -- New York (State) -- New YorkCentral Park (New York, N.Y.)Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
NotesContent: Also includes "A visit to the 'Central Park' in the summer of 1865."Content: Hand-colored photoprints.Content: Includes six hand-colored views.Content: Label lists names of the Board of Commissioners of Central Park for 1863.Content: Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.Content: Some views have tax stamps affixed.Content: Views are numbered: 1057, 1061, 1065, 1066, 1068, 1070, 1075, 1077, 1083, 1084, 1086, 1088, 1090, 1096, 1097, 1099-1101, 1108, 1115, 1117, 1120-1122, 1124, 1131, 1133, 1134, 1138, 1139, 1140, 1142, 1144, 1145, 1151, 1154, 1155, 1160, 1161, 1163, 1167, 1168, 1170, 1173, 1175, 1179, 1182, 1186, 1187, 1889, 1892, 1893, 1895, 1899, 3705-3707, 3709, 3713-3715, 3717, 3718, 3720, 3722-3726, 4116, 5403, 7164, 7240.Content: Views of Central Park: general views, from 59th & 6th, 72nd & 8th, from the Bell tower, view from carriage resting place at the summmit; the Mall, marble arch, stairs and terrace; lake, rustic boat landing, swans, boats; pond and summer house above; music stand, drinking fountain, Music Day, people gathering, carriages and tents; reservoir, traverse rd. no. 2, south of old reservoir; the Ramble, including rustic arch; Bow, Cabinet, Oak, Balcony, and Rustic Bridges; the Casino, the Dovecot; sculpture: "Eagles" and "Tam O'Shanter and Souter Johnnie;" the old Arsenal, and old powder magazine; the cave; the observation tower and tunnel. Some views duplicated.
Physical DescriptionAlbumen prints
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG91-F219NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11708073Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cb3d7c50-c559-012f-1466-58d385a7bc34
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