Photo, Print, Drawing Views in the Caucasus and Black Sea area, Russian Empire

[ digital file from original (LOT 10336) ]

About this Item

Title
Views in the Caucasus and Black Sea area, Russian Empire
Summary
Photographic survey of the Caucasus and Black Sea area. Includes scenic views of rivers, mountains, valleys, waterfalls, and mineral springs. Many images document a variety of flora (fruits, vegetables, trees, and flowers) growing on plantations, in the wild, and in the Sukhumi Botanical Garden. Includes views of cities, towns, and villages in the Caucases, the Mugan Steppe, and along the Black Sea coast. Religious facilities including monasteries, mosques, and churches are documented along with castles, palaces, fortresses, and dachas. Several images show industrial and agricultural facilities (tea plantations and factories, cotton and lumber mills, apiaries, a dairy, and a mineral water warehouse). Includes portraits of ethnic types (Tatars, Georgians, Armenians, Kurds, Dagestanis, Greeks) and one self-portrait of Prokudin-Gorskiĭ posed beside the Karolitskhali River.
Contributor Names
Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich, 1863-1944, photographer
Created / Published
1905-1915.
Subject Headings
-  Black Sea--1900-1920
-  Caucasus (Russia)--1900-1920
-  Agricultural facilities--Russia (Federation)--Caucasus--1900-1920
-  Architecture--Russia (Federation)--Caucasus--1900-1920
-  Cities & towns--Russia (Federation)--Caucasus--1900-1920
-  Coastlines--Russia (Federation)--Caucasus--1900-1920
-  Industrial facilities--Russia (Federation)--Caucasus--1900-1920
-  Plants--Russia (Federation)--Caucasus--1900-1920
-  Religious facilities--Russia (Federation)--Caucasus--1900-1920
-  Villages--Russia (Federation)--Caucasus--1900-1920
-  Waterways--Russia (Federation)--Caucasus--1900-1920
Format Headings
Cityscape photographs--1900-1920.
Ethnographic photographs--1900-1920.
Group portraits--1900-1920.
Landscape photographs--1900-1920.
Photograph albums--1900-1920.
Photographic prints--1900-1920.
Portrait photographs--1900-1920.
Genre
Photograph albums--1900-1920
Photographic prints--1900-1920
Cityscape photographs--1900-1920
Ethnographic photographs--1900-1920
Group portraits--1900-1920
Landscape photographs--1900-1920
Portrait photographs--1900-1920
Notes
-  Title devised by Library staff.
-  Hand-written Russian captions accompany most prints.
-  Digitized images of items and album pages display with their associated catalog records in the Prints & Photographs Online Catalog.
-  Forms part of: Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich Prokudin-Gorskiĭ collection.
Medium
1 album (256 photographic prints) ; 27 x 41 cm. (album)
Call Number/Physical Location
LOT 10336 (H) (Use Digital Images) [P&P]
Source Collection
Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich, 1863-1944. Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich Prokudin-Gorskiĭ Collection (Library of Congress)
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Digital Id
proka 0008a //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/proka.0008a
Library of Congress Control Number
2001696385
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication. For additional information about commercial usage, see "Prokudin-Gorskii ...," http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/237_prok.html
Access Advisory
Restricted access. For reference access, please use the digital images in the online catalog to preserve the fragile original items.
Online Format
image
Description
1 album (256 photographic prints) ; 27 x 41 cm. (album) | Photographic survey of the Caucasus and Black Sea area. Includes scenic views of rivers, mountains, valleys, waterfalls, and mineral springs. Many images document a variety of flora (fruits, vegetables, trees, and flowers) growing on plantations, in the wild, and in the Sukhumi Botanical Garden. Includes views of cities, towns, and villages in the Caucases, the Mugan Steppe, and along the Black Sea coast. Religious facilities including monasteries, mosques, and churches are documented along with castles, palaces, fortresses, and dachas. Several images show industrial and agricultural facilities (tea plantations and factories, cotton and lumber mills, apiaries, a dairy, and a mineral water warehouse). Includes portraits of ethnic types (Tatars, Georgians, Armenians, Kurds, Dagestanis, Greeks) and one self-portrait of Prokudin-Gorskiĭ posed beside the Karolitskhali River.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2001696385
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Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich, photographer. Views in the Caucasus and Black Sea area, Russian Empire. Black Sea Caucasus Russia Russian Federation, 1905. to 1915. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2001696385/.

APA citation style:

Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, S. M., photographer. (1905) Views in the Caucasus and Black Sea area, Russian Empire. Black Sea Caucasus Russia Russian Federation, 1905. to 1915. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001696385/.

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Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich, photographer. Views in the Caucasus and Black Sea area, Russian Empire. to 1915. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2001696385/>.