Still Prints of Asia: The Fort, Agra with Taj in Distance
One albumen print, circa 1860s-1880s, depicting The Fort, Agra with Taj in Distance, India. Signed "Bourne 1221 in the lower left corner of image.
Photograph Albums of James and Eleanor Moose
Moose, Eleanor Wood, 1900-
652 Slides (color)
Two photographic print albums created by James and Eleanor Moose, circa 1950s, which include images of the architecture and landscape of Syria. Photographs are all gelatin prints, mostly 7" x 9" or smaller. Album 1 contains 57 prints, mostly of Syrian architectural monuments. Many of the photographs are signed "Amin Sharif". Album 2 contains 58 prints, mostly …
Martha Smith Collection of Stereographs and Postcards
Mayor, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt), 1901-1980
Underwood & Underwood Studios
Exposition universelle de 1867 à Paris
2 Postcards (black and white)
43 stereographs from the early twentieth century were produced by the Underwood & Underwood Studio depicting various scenes and people from Meiji Japan, 3 stereographs from the 1867 Exposition Universelle in Paris, France, and two black and white postcards from Japan. Specific Japanese locations depicted include: Yokohama; Mississippi Bay and the Mikado Cliffs; Tokyo …
Still Prints of Asia: Rustic Scene in Bengal
One albumen print of a Rustic Scene in Bengal, India, circa 1860s. Signed "Bourne 1731" in the lower left corner of the image.
Still Prints of Asia: Alumbagh, near Lucknow
One albumen print by Felix Beato, mounted on card, with "Alumbagh near Lucknow 1857-8" lightly inscribed in pencil below the print. View of the Alumbagh (or Alambagh) palace and surrounding entrenchments, circa 1858.
Still Prints of Asia: The Residency, Lucknow
One albumen print by Felix Beato, mounted on card, with "Residency" inscribed in black ink below the print. View of the shelled remains of the Residency in Lucknow, with two men sitting in the foreground, circa 1858.
Still Prints of Asia: Nynee Tal, The Church, A peep from the Upper Mall
One albumen print of the Nynee Tal, The Church, A peep from the Upper Mall, circa 1860s. Signed "Bourne 1633" in the lower left corner of the image.
Volkmar Wentzel Papers
Papers, 1947-1994, of photographer and author Volkmar Kurt Wentzel, regarding a two year survey conducted for the National Geographic Society during 1946-1947, to visually document caves, temples, and sculpture of India, including: his typescript draft (photocopy), [after 1946], written for the National Geographic Magazine on the Ajanta and Ellora temples; a proof, 1953, of …
Still Prints of Asia: View of a Temple Complex, India, circa 1860s-1870s
One albumen print, circa 1860s-1870s, of a view of a temple complex in India. A black ink inscription in the lower left corner reads "Trickaleecoondrum", probably Tirukalikundram, Tamil Nadu. Blindstamped "Frith's Series"
Fritz Rumpf Notebooks
Three undated notebooks by artist and educator Friedrich Karl Georg (Fritz) Rumpf (1888-1949). With multiple notes in German and Japanese, and drawings in pencil, ink and wash made during his travels and research in Japan. The notebooks also contain many loose paper scraps and letters, including a draft letter addressed to …