About MS 018, the Savannah Stereoview Collection
Savannah Stereoview Collection
Photography, Stereoscopic -- Pictorial works.
Photography, Stereoscopic -- History.
Stereoscope -- Pictorial works.
Architecture -- Georgia -- Savannah -- 19th century.
Savannah (Ga.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Pictorial works.
The collection consists of stereoviews of Savannah buildings, scenes, residences, monuments, cemeteries, and events. These images were by various photographers and date from the 1880’s to the 1930’s, though most are undated. Several are the work of local photographers. The cards themselves consist of two almost identical photographic prints affixed onto cards formatted to fit in a stereo viewer. Also included is a stereo viewer with no label or manufacturers mark, made of wood and metal with glass lenses. It is adjustable and is stamped in the wood: Pat’d Apr. 12 04.
Finding aid available in repository, Archives and Special Collections, the Jen Library.
Collected by staff.
Scholars wishing to cite this item should include item title, Savannah Stereoview Collection, MS 018, Jen Library Archives and Special Collections, the Savannah College of Art and Design, and the item's url.
2 boxes, .50 cubic feet
Copyright may have been retained by the authors or creators of items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.