Collection Photo, Print, Drawing Stereograph views of Egypt
About this Item
- Stereograph views of Egypt
- Photographs show primarily views of ancient ruins and buildings, and Egyptian towns and cities. Included are the pyramids and Sphinx in Gizeh, the step pyramid at Sakkara, the Temple of Luxor; the Colossi of Memnon, the Temple Medinet Habu, the Ramasseum and the Temple of Der el Barhi at Thebes; the Temple of Philae, and ruins at Memphis, Edfu and Karnak. Also depicted are irrigation methods at Thebes; a grain market, boats and a Bisharin village in Assuan; the Suez Canal and harbor at Port Said, the Nile River, the stock exchange and Place Mehmet Ali at Alexandria, and the el Nasir, Babel Weser, Kherbek, Mohammed Ali, Sultan Barkuk and Keit Bey mosques in Cairo. People depicted include a water carrier, women, and villagers near Gizeh.
- Stereo-Travel Co., publisher
Created / Published
- Corona, New York City : Stereo-Travel Co., c1908.
- - Mosques--Egypt--Cairo--1900-1910
- - City & town life--Egypt--1900-1910
- - Archaeological sites--Egypt--1900-1910
- Cityscape photographs--1900-1910.
- Gelatin silver prints--1900-1910.
- Group portraits--1900-1910.
- - Arrangement: Stereographs arranged according to numbered captions on stereo mounts.
- - Copyright deposit; Stereo-Travel Co.; c1908.
- - LOT title devised by Library staff.
- - Printed numbered captions on each stereograph.
- 100 photographic prints on stereo cards : stereograph, gelatin silver ; 9 x 18 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 13981 (S) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Library of Congress Control Number
- No known restrictions on publication. No renewal in copyright office.
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Chicago citation style:
Stereo-Travel Co., Publisher. Stereograph views of Egypt. Egypt Cairo, ca. 1908. Corona, New York City: Stereo-Travel Co. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2009631553/.
APA citation style:
Stereo-Travel Co, P. (ca. 1908) Stereograph views of Egypt. Egypt Cairo, ca. 1908. Corona, New York City: Stereo-Travel Co. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009631553/.
MLA citation style:
Stereo-Travel Co., Publisher. Stereograph views of Egypt. Corona, New York City: Stereo-Travel Co. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2009631553/>.