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Nineteenth-century New York in rare photographic views

Nineteenth-century New York in rare photographic views

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Published by Dover Publications, 1981. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Frederick S. Lightfoot.. --
    ContributionsLightfoot, Frederick S.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, [153] p. :
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21349427M

      —Photograph courtesy Miramax Films In Scorsese's film, Gangs of New York; The area of Five Points is interpreted as a lawless neighborhood run by gangs like The Dead Rabbits and The Bowery Boys. The inhabitants of Five Points were gang members vagrants, pick-pockets, thieves and murderers. Charles Dickens in reported that Five points was . The Bigger Picture: From cheaply manufactured daguerreotype portraits to photographic publications and Kodak cameras, nineteenth-century photography truly became a mass medium. Photography also had a significant impact on art, since in it was understood to be the gold standard of optical realism.

    Rare Book Division. The printed collections of The New York Public Library could be said to begin in the Rare Book Division, with nearly pieces of incunabula, ranging from the Catholicon to Schedel's Liber Chronicarum, and including De Bury's Philobiblon, Breydenbach's Peregrinatio in Terram sanctam, Holle's printing of Ptolemy's Cosmographia, and a number of .   pioneer of nineteenth-century photography, George N. Barnard is best known for his work during the Civil War () as the official army photographer for the Military Division of the Mississippi, commanded by Union general William T. Sherman. His images, first published in as a limited collector's edition entitled Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, .

    IN his book, The Art of Beautifying Suburban Home Grounds, author Frank J. Scott used the words “verdant frame” to describe the artful arrangement of landscape elements around the nineteenth-century realized that the task of the landscape gardener, like the artist, was to produce beautiful pictures. The lawn became a canvas to be embellished with plants, .   These rare photos from the s show us daily life in America during the 19th century. A Snowy Day in Westchester County, New York. A crowd of folks gather around the Glen Mountain House in Watkins Glen, New York. Women in front of their house, Barton, Vermont. Women on the home front, Corning, New York. Men and children stand on a brick.


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