Photo, Print, Drawing Views along the upper Volga River, from Kashin to Makarev, Russian Empire

[ digital file from original (LOT 10340) ]

About this Item

Title
Views along the upper Volga River, from Kashin to Makarev, Russian Empire
Summary
Photographic survey of the upper Volga River region, primarily between Kashin and Makarev. Many views show religious facilities (monasteries, cathedrals, churches, and chapels). Includes images of religious articles (chalices, habits, frescoes, icons, iconostases, relics, sepulchres, shrouds, tabernacles, vestments) as well as items associated with Catherine the Great, Peter the Great, and Emperor Nicholas I. Also includes views of cities, towns, villages, settlements, and rivers, and occasional images of river activities and factories. Includes two images of the Romanov home in Kostroma, and one portrait of a group of peasants.
Contributor Names
Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich, 1863-1944, photographer
Created / Published
1910.
Subject Headings
-  Volga River Region (Russia)--1910
-  Architecture--Russia (Federation)--Volga River Region--1910
-  Cities & towns--Russia (Federation)--Volga River Region--1910
-  Religious articles--Russia (Federation)--Volga River Region--1910
-  Religious facilities--Russia (Federation)--Volga River Region--1910
-  Villages--Russia (Federation)--Volga River Region--1910
-  Waterways--Russia (Federation)--Volga River Region--1910
Format Headings
Cityscape photographs--1910.
Landscape photographs--1910.
Photograph albums--1910.
Photographic prints--1910.
Genre
Photograph albums--1910
Photographic prints--1910
Cityscape photographs--1910
Landscape photographs--1910
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 (237 photographic prints) ; 27 x 41 cm. (album)
Call Number/Physical Location
LOT 10340 (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 0012a //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/proka.0012a
Library of Congress Control Number
2001696389
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 (237 photographic prints) ; 27 x 41 cm. (album) | Photographic survey of the upper Volga River region, primarily between Kashin and Makarev. Many views show religious facilities (monasteries, cathedrals, churches, and chapels). Includes images of religious articles (chalices, habits, frescoes, icons, iconostases, relics, sepulchres, shrouds, tabernacles, vestments) as well as items associated with Catherine the Great, Peter the Great, and Emperor Nicholas I. Also includes views of cities, towns, villages, settlements, and rivers, and occasional images of river activities and factories. Includes two images of the Romanov home in Kostroma, and one portrait of a group of peasants.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2001696389
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Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich, photographer. Views along the upper Volga River, from Kashin to Makarev, Russian Empire. Russia Russian Federation Volga River Region, 1910. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2001696389/.

APA citation style:

Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, S. M., photographer. (1910) Views along the upper Volga River, from Kashin to Makarev, Russian Empire. Russia Russian Federation Volga River Region, 1910. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001696389/.

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Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich, photographer. Views along the upper Volga River, from Kashin to Makarev, Russian Empire. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2001696389/>.