Photo, Print, Drawing Views of Washington, D.C., and vicinity
About this Item
- Views of Washington, D.C., and vicinity
- Buildings, including interior of the U.S. Capitol and House of Representatives in session; interiors and architectural details of the Library of Congress and White House; activities of U.S. Weather Bureau and Treasury Department employees. Bridges, monuments, churches, streetcars, and scenes such as policewomen at work, children's activities. Aerial views and photos of documents relating to Carpenter's trips. One photo of the aftermath of a fire in the Willard Hotel ballroom.
Created / Published
- - Government facilities--Washington (D.C.)--1890-1950
- - City & town life--Washington (D.C.)--1890-1950
- - Washington (D.C.)--1890-1950
- Gelatin silver prints--1890-1950.
- Photomechanical prints--1890-1950.
- Gelatin silver prints--1890-1950
- Photomechanical prints--1890-1950
- - Photographers: Harris & Ewing, L.C. Handy, Ernest L. Crandall, Underwood & Underwood, Detroit Publishing Co., and International.
- - LOT title and other information from catalog card and published guide: Washingtoniana Photographs ... Library of Congress, 1989.
- - Most photos mounted on cardboard, sometimes several on a mount.
- - Gift; Frances Carpenter; 1951.
- - Forms part of the Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.
- 107 photographic prints : gelatin silver ; 21 x 29 cm. or smaller.
- 6 photomechanical prints ; 20 x 24 cm. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 12560 (G) [P&P]
- Carpenter, Frank G. (Frank George). Frank and Frances Carpenter collection
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
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Views of Washington, D.C., and vicinity. Washington D.C, 1897. to 1947. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2004667315/.
APA citation style:
(1897) Views of Washington, D.C., and vicinity. Washington D.C, 1897. to 1947. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2004667315/.
MLA citation style:
Views of Washington, D.C., and vicinity. to 1947. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2004667315/>.