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Guide to the Victor Prevost Photograph Collection
1853-ca. 1943
  PR 56

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Collection processed by Emily Wolff, Sandra Markham, and Jenny Gotwals

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on September 10, 2019
Description is in English.

Container List

Series II. Contact Prints from Calotype Negatives

Scope and Contents note

Prints in this series have four separate origins, but are now interfiled by Prevost image number; expanded title and size descriptions appear in Series I. The number of copies of each print follows its title.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital copies are available in the Shelby White and Leon Levy Digital Library.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 4 Folder : 45 Prevost 1: All Soul's Unitarian Church (5 prints)
Box: 4 Folder : 46 Prevost 2: D. Appleton & Co. (6 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 47 Prevost 3: Battery Place (7 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 48 Prevost 4: Charles Beck's Store (5 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 49 Prevost 5: Charles Beck's Store (5 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 50 Prevost 6: Bixby's Hotel [239-245 Broadway] (1 copy)
Box: 4 Folder : 51 Prevost 7: Bixby's Hotel [239-245 Broadway] (5 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 52 Prevost 8: Cottage on Bradhurst estate (5 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 53 Prevost 9: Bradhurst Cottage, before grading of property (5 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 54 Prevost 10: Bradhurst Cottage, after grading of property (5 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 55 Prevost 11: Bradhurst Cottage (4 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 56 Prevost 12: Church of the Incarnation (3 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 57 Prevost 13: Old Columbia College, sharp focus (4 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 58 Prevost 14: Old Columbia College, blurred focus (2 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 59 Prevost 15: Old Columbia College, full block view (5 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 60 Prevost 16: Devlin's Tailoring Establishment, first view (6 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 61 Prevost 17: Devlin's Tailoring Establishment, second view (1 copy)
Box: 4 Folder : 62 Prevost 18: Engine in the Crystal Palace, first view (3 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 63 Prevost 19: Engine in the Crystal Palace, second view (1 copy)
Box: 4 Folder : 64 Prevost 20: Grace Church (5 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 65 Prevost 21: Gurney's Daguerrean Gallery, copy one (5 copies)
Box: 4 Folder : 66 Prevost 22: Gurney's Daguerrean Gallery, copy two (1 copy)
Box: 4 Folder : 67 Prevost 23: Old Herring's Safe Factory (5 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 68 Prevost 24: Looking north toward Madison Square, copy one (1 copy)
Box: 5 Folder : 69 Prevost 25: Looking north toward Madison Square, copy two (3 copies)

General note

See also: Oversize-Flat File Folder OS-1

Box: 5 Folder : 70 Prevost 26: Madison Square (4 copies)

General note

See also: Oversize-Flat File Folder OS-1

Box: 5 Folder : 71 Prevost 27: Marble working establishment of P. Gori [897 Broadway] (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 72 Prevost 28: The Old Mill on site of Ship Canal (5 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 73 Prevost 29: Dr. Valentine Mott House (5 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 74 Prevost 30: Clothing Store of Alfred Munroe & Co. (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 75 Prevost 31: Power's Greek Slave at Crystal Palace Exhibition (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 76 Prevost 32: Reed & Sturges Warehouses, first view [large format]. (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 76A Prevost 33: Reed & Sturges Warehouses, first view [small format] (2 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 77 Prevost 34: Reed & Sturges Warehouses, second view. (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 78 Prevost 35: Ringuet-LePrince, Marcotte & Co. (5 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 79 Prevost 36: St. Stephen's Roman Catholic Church (3 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 80 Prevost 37: Statuary at Crystal Palace [sculptures by Pradier] (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 81 Prevost 38: Statuary at Crystal Palace (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 82 Prevost 39: Statuary at Crystal Palace [Persephone] (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 83 Prevost 40: Statuary at Crystal Palace [Eve] (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 84 Prevost 41: Statuary at Crystal Palace [Fisher Boy] (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 85 Prevost 42: Statuary at Crystal Palace (4 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 86 Prevost 43: Interior of Tripler Hall, Broadway (5 copies)
Box: 5 Folder : 87 Prevost 44: Unidentified Villa (4 copies)

OVERSIZE MATERIAL - MOUNTED PHOTOGRAPHS

Container 1     Title Date
Folder: OS FF 1 Prevost 25: Looking north toward Madison Square, copy two
Folder: OS FF 1 Prevost 26: Madison Square

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