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Stereographs, Religion (Belief Systems)
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- Graphic material
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
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[ca. 1850-1992] (Creation)
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146 photographs : stereographs, gelatin silver, black and white & colour
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Scope and content
File consists of stereographs and stereo sets depicting religious statues, icons, dreams, angels/ghosts, buildings, artwork, and processions. Christianity is predominant focus, also include select Hindu and Shinto images.
8 Stereoscopic photographs by Kilburn Brothers, in association with James M. Davis
2 Stereoscopic photographs by C. Bierstadt
8 Stereoscopic photographs by Underwood & Underwood
2 Stereoscopic photographs by Strohmeyer & Wyman
12 Stereoscopic photographs by Littleton View Co.
9 Stereoscopic photographs by Keystone View Co.
2 Stereoscopic photographs by J. Elliot
3 Stereoscopic photographs by International Stereoscopic View Co.
2 Stereoscopic photographs by C. E. Goodman
2 Stereoscopic photographs by Robinson
1 Stereoscopic photograph by American Stereoscopic Co.
1 Stereoscopic photograph by The Canada View Co.
1 Stereoscopic photograph by Thorwalsden
1 Stereoscopic photograph by E. & H. T. Anthony & Co.
2 Stereoscopic photographs by Geo. G. Johnson
2 Stereoscopic photographs by T. W. Ingersoll
2 Stereoscopic photographs by Quaker Oats Co.
1 Stereoscopic photograph by Griffith & Griffith
3 stereoscopic photographs by F. G. Weller
1 stereoscopic photograph by G. Keller
1 stereoscopic photograph by Whiting View Co.
1 stereoscopic photograph by London Stereoscopic and Photographic Company
80 Stereoscopic photographs by unidentified publishers
1 series called "Sunday School Lessons 1912" by Underwood & Underwood (Series #1)
1 series called "Sunday School Lessons 1913" by Underwood & Underwood (Series #2)
1 series called "Sunday School Lessons 1914" by Underwood & Underwood (Series #3)
1 series called " Travel Lessons on the Old Testament" by Underwood & Underwood, authored by Rev. Wm. Byron Forbush (Series #4)
1 series called " Travel Lessons on the Life of Jesus" by Underwood & Underwood, authored by Rev. Wm. Byron Forbush (Series #5)
Most are in good condition; some are fading
Immediate source of acquisition
The collection was collected by the late Dr. Martin J. Bass and Gail Silverman Bass and donated to the Ryerson University Library and Archives by Gail Bass in 2018.
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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.
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- Kilburn Brothers (Subject)
- Davis, James M. (Subject)
- C. Biersdtat (Subject)
- Underwood & Underwood (Subject)
- Strohmeyer & Wyman (Subject)
- Littleton View Co. (Subject)
- Keystone View Company (Subject)
- J. Elliot (Subject)
- International Stereoscopic View Co. (Subject)
- C. E. Goodman (Subject)
- Robinson (Subject)
- American Stereoscopic Company (Subject)
- Canada View Co. (Subject)
- T. W. Ingersoll (Subject)
- Quaker Oats Company (Subject)
- Griffith & Griffith (Subject)
- F. G. Weller (Subject)
- G. Keller (Subject)
- Whiting View Co. (Subject)
- London Stereoscopic Co. (Subject)