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Albert Hatch Photograph Album, ca. 1866-ca. 1888

Creator: Hatch, Albert

American Celebrities Albums (2 vols.), ca. 1870.

Two volume set of albums containing predominately cartes de visite photographic portraits of prominent American 19th-century figures in politics, education, and the arts. Portraits depict actors, artists, authors, Congressmen, educators, governors, military leaders, physicians, publishers, religious leaders, social reformers, scientists, and U.S. presidents and their spouses, ca. 1870.

Centennial Exhibition, Philadelphia 1876 album

Album of photographs of the major buildings, the exhibits, and the landscape of the fair, 1876.

Creator: Centennial Photographic Company

City Hall of Philadelphia, Architecture, Sculpture and History, 1897

Limited edition volume of photographs documenting the interior and exterior of the municipal building, 1897.

Creator: Faust, F.

Family Photograph Album, ca. 1856-ca. 1885

Compiled by former Library Company librarian containing portraiture, views of his Philadelphia residence, and the first Bryn Mawr graduating class portrait, ca. 1856-ca. 1885.

Creator: Smith, John Jay, 1798-1881

Louella: Home of J. Henry Askin, 1875

Photograph album documenting Louella, the Wayne, PA residence of Philadelphia businessman J. Henry Askin, 1875.

Creator: Gutekunst, Frederick, 1831-1917

Motion Studies, ca. 1884

Six encased photos of nude male motion studies, ca. 1884.

Creator: Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916

Old Landmarks and Relics of Philadelphia, 2nd Series, 1876

Six fold-out photographs, 1876.

Creator: Newell, Robert, 1822-1897

Old Landmarks and Relics of Philadelphia, 4th Series, 1876

Six fold-out photographs, 1876.

Creator: Newell, Robert, 1822-1897

Old Philadelphia Views, 1861

Depicts Philadelphia, Bucks Co., Atlantic City, and Princeton, NJ., 1861.

Creator: Moran, John, 1831-1903

Pawson & Nicholson Photograph Album, ca. 1853-ca. 1880

Compiled by the prominent Philadelphia binders, containing predominantly portraiture, including several Masons, ca. 1853-ca. 1880.

Creator: Pawson & Nicholson

Philadelphia Zoo, 1902

Views of the zoo and Fairmount Park, 1902.

Photograph Albums (3 vols.), 1873-1882

Views of Photographic Society of Philadelphia excursions, Philadelphia landmarks, and regional natural scenery, 1873-1882.

Creator: Browne, John C., 1838-1913

Photograph album of Philadelphia and vicinity, ca. 1860-ca. 1900

Views of historic buildings, landmarks, and residences of Philadelphia, 1870s.

Creator: Newell, Robert, 1822-1897

Photographic Views of New City Building, Philadelphia (2 vols), 1875

Stereographs of the construction of City Hall given to Library Company by the Commissioners for the Erection of Public Buildings, October 1873-August 1875.

Creator: Cremer, James, 1821-1893

Portrait photograph album, ca. 1865-ca. 1920

Portraits, including Catholic priests, compiled by Philadelphia resident McPhilomy, ca. 1865-ca. 1920, bulk ca. 1865-ca. 1875.

Creator: McPhilomy, Mary

Scenery on the Philadelphia Railroad, ca. 1875

Album of photographs documenting the Philadelphia, Middle, and Pittsburgh divisions of the Pennsylvania Railroad, incorporated in 1846.

Creator: Gutekunst, Frederick, 1831-1917, photographer

Theatrical and Public Celebrities Catalogue and Photograph Album (2 vols), 1880

Printed contact sheets and prices for variant size photographs for sale by the Philadelphia firm, 1880.

Creator: Gilbert & Bacon

Two Weeks in the Yellowstone, 1887

One-of-a-kind miniature 45-page book describing the amateur photographer's visit to Yellowstone. Includes photographs, 1887.

Creator: Vaux, William S., Jr., 1811-1882

Views of Ashwood Photograph Albums, 1865-1875

Taken by grandson of Philadelphia merchant Robert Waln, of the family estate in Delaware County, PA, 1865-1875.

Creator: Leaming, Robert Waln

Views at Chestnutwold: Residence of C. H. Clark Photograph Album, ca. 1870

Shows the former West Philadelphia estate, i.e., Clark Park, taken by the premier Philadelphia photographer, ca. 1870.

Creator: Newell, Robert, 1822-1897

Views of Fairmount Park, 1876

Philadelphia Album of photographs of Fairmount Park during the Centennial Exhibition by prominent Philadelphia photographer Cremer, 1876.

Creator: Cremer, James, 1821-1893

Views of Loudon & Stenton Photograph Album, ca. 1900

Album of predominantly cyanotypes of the interiors and grounds of the historic Germantown estates, ca. 1900.