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Name Bierstadt, Edward
Dates & places of birth and death Born, 1824
Died, 1906
Nationality American
Occupation Photographer, Engraver
Notes He opened his own studio in New York City in 1860.
He was hired by William West Durant to take a series of photos for an advertising brochure entitled The Adirondacks, Artotype Views Among the Mountains and Lakes of the North Woods to publicize Blue Mountain Lake and Raquette Lake in the Adirondacks.
Relationships Brother, Albert Bierstadt (Painter)
Places of residence New York, NY
Role Photographer

Associated Records

Image of Camp Pine Knot, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Camp Pine Knot, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of a rustic log cabin with two floors. Porches on the front of both floors. Dense forest in the background.

Image of Camp Cedars, Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Camp Cedars, Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: depicts a bedroom interior with rustic bed at left and bark-covered fireplace at right. Japanese fans and parasol on the wall at right, paper lanterns hang from ceiling at center.

Image of Camp Cedars, Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Camp Cedars, Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: depicts a bedroom interior with rustic bed at left and bark-covered fireplace at right. Japanese fans and parasol on the wall at right, paper lanterns hang from ceiling at center.

Image of Camp Pine Knot, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Camp Pine Knot, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of a rustic log cabin with two floors. Porches on the front of both floors. Dense forest in the background.

Image of Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of Golden Beach with cabins in the woods at right, men with guideboats at left.

Image of Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of Golden Beach with cabins in the woods at right, men with guideboats at left.

Image of Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of Golden Beach with cabins in the woods at right, men with guideboats at left.

Image of Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of Golden Beach with cabins in the woods at right, men with guideboats at left.

Image of Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of Golden Beach with cabins in the woods at right, men with guideboats at left.

Image of Blue Mountain from Prospect House. Piazza. Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Blue Mountain from Prospect House. Piazza. Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: View of a porch with five people sitting on rocking chairs, on the railing or standing. The porch overlooks the lake. Blue Mountain in the background, across the water.

Image of Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: log cabin in the woods with a tree house at left. Young boy in rustic seat at base of tree at center.

Image of Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: log cabin in the woods with a tree house at left. Young boy in rustic seat at base of tree at center.

Image of Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: log cabin in the woods with a tree house at left. Young boy in rustic seat at base of tree at center.

Image of Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Chauncey Hathorne's Camp, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: log cabin in the woods with a tree house at left. Young boy in rustic seat at base of tree at center.

Image of Kenwill's Hotel, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Kenwill's Hotel, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of a large house with a wrap around porch. Located in the woods, with other structures in the background.

Image of Kenwill's Hotel, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Kenwill's Hotel, Raquette Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: view of a large house with a wrap around porch. Located in the woods, with other structures in the background.

Image of Outlet of Little Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Outlet of Little Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: depicts three people in a guideboat on a lake, the one in bow is rowing. Woods on the far shore.

Image of Outlet of Little Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Outlet of Little Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: depicts three people in a guideboat on a lake, the one in bow is rowing. Woods on the far shore.

Image of Outlet of Little Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Outlet of Little Forked Lake, Adirondacks, N.Y. - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: Depicts a lake with forested shores on all sides. The water is so still it is reflecting the shores. A man fishing from a guideboat to the left.

Image of Outlet of Little Forked Lake, Adirondacks, NY - Collotype

Outlet of Little Forked Lake, Adirondacks, NY - Collotype

Collotype, black and white: Depicts a lake with forested shores on all sides. The water is so still it is reflecting the shores. A man fishing from a guideboat to the left.