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Image of View of the Fourth Lake, Old Forge - Painting

View of the Fourth Lake, Old Forge - Painting

Lake in foreground. On right is a boat with two people in it. In background are rolling mountains and sky. On left are trees and in the water is a ripple as though something jumped in or out of the water. Born on a pioneer farm in southern Ohio, Whittredge left it to study art in Cincinnati where he became an excellent landscapist. He spent the decade of the 1850s studying in Brussels, Paris, Dusseldorf, and Rome, returning to America in 1859 at which time he saw Cole's and Durand's work at The New-York Historical Society. He was moved to write: "when I looked at Durand's truly American landscape, so delicate and refined, such a faithful if in some parts somber delineation of our own

Image of Canada Creek Falls. - Print

Canada Creek Falls. - Print

Lithograph, colored: View from below the falls. Rock wall with trees on the right, forested shore on the left. Group of five people stand on a rock in the center foreground.

Image of Oven Lake.  Accident To the Second Boat--the Guides Baggage And Instruments in Danger. - Print

Oven Lake. Accident To the Second Boat--the Guides Baggage And Instruments in Danger. - Print

Lithograph, black and white with buff tint: depicts a boat falling through the ice. Two men are trying to get a handle on it, supplies in the boat. Forest line in the background. Lithograph found in, "Report on a topographical survey of the Adirondack wilderness of New York" 1874, Plate 14

Image of The Connell Doubledecker Cottages. Dart's Camp. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

The Connell Doubledecker Cottages. Dart's Camp. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Collotype print, color, postcard. Printed lower margin of image: "The Connell Doubledecker Cottages. Dart's Camp. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y." Printed verso: "Published by Dart's Camp, Dart's, N.Y. / HAND-COLORED / POST CARD / Post Cards of Quality--The Albertype Co., Brooklyn, N.Y." Log buildings with rustic porches.

Image of Dart's Bridge and Inlet to Dart's Lake. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Dart's Bridge and Inlet to Dart's Lake. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Collotype print, color, postcard. Printed upper margin of image: "Dart's Bridge and Inlet to Dart's Lake. / Adirondack Mountains, N.Y." Printed lower right corner of image: "Hand-Colored." Printed verso: "Published by Dart's Camp, Dart's, N.Y. / Post Cards of Quality.--The Albertype Co., Brooklyn, N.Y." View of bridge taken from center of stream.

Image of The Fabulous Redwood Lounge of the Big Moose Inn, Big Moose, N.Y.  - Postcard

The Fabulous Redwood Lounge of the Big Moose Inn, Big Moose, N.Y. - Postcard

Color postcard. Bar and dining room scene on front. Caption, verso: The Fabulous Redwood Lounge of the Big Moose Inn, Big Moose, N.Y., operating on American Plan. Open May 15th to December 1st. Also New Year and Carnival Weekends." Published by "Marks & Fuller, Inc., Rochester, N.Y."

Image of Print, lithograph

Print, lithograph

Lithograph print, color, postcard. Gelatin silver print glued to lower half of card. Printed recto: "When I Get Lonesome in / Big Moose, N.Y. / It's Because You're not Here / I am staying at Burdick's Camp." Handwritten on photograph lower margin of image on the negative: "BURDICK'S CAMP." View looks toward water; dock with "BURDICK"S CAMP" on rustic arch at center; canoes and guideboats on lake.

Image of 51573 Stage in front of Office Darts Camp, Darts Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

51573 Stage in front of Office Darts Camp, Darts Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Photomechanical print, postcard. Printed lower margin of image: "51573 Stage in front of Office Darts Camp, Darts Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y." Two story log building with cupola, mansard roof and dormers.

Image of Rail-Road Scene, Little Falls  (Valley of the Mohawk). - Print

Rail-Road Scene, Little Falls (Valley of the Mohawk). - Print

Steel engraving; hand colored: depicts a landscape featuring a passenger train along the Mohawk River. Shows glimpses of a mill, bridges and a village. Image found in Willis', "American Scenery" V. 1 (1840)

Image of Moose River - Drawing

Moose River - Drawing

Drawing, pencil sketch: depicts two people in a rowboat on a river, dense brush in the background. Removed from Sketchbook #6, 1890

Image of Moose River - Drawing

Moose River - Drawing

Drawing, pencil sketch: depicts two log cabins set in the woods. Removed from Sketchbook #6, 1890

Image of Sumner Lake - Drawing

Sumner Lake - Drawing

Drawing, pencil sketch: depicts a small river running through the woods, a large tree trunk lying across the water. Removed from Sketchbook #13A, 1891

Image of Sumner - Drawing

Sumner - Drawing

Drawing, pencil sketch: depicts a forest with tall bare tree and stump to the right foreground. Removed from Sketchbook #13A, 1891

Image of Near Fulton Chain Station, Old Arnold Home - Drawing

Near Fulton Chain Station, Old Arnold Home - Drawing

Drawing, pencil sketch: depicts a rustic building on the other side of a grassy hill, a road leads back. Trees on the right. Removed from Sketchbook #21, 1893

Image of Moose River - Drawing

Moose River - Drawing

Drawing, pencil sketch: depicts a forest with mountains in the background, a river runs through the foreground. Removed from Sketchbook #30, 1897-98

Image of Little Falls. (On the Mohawk). - Print

Little Falls. (On the Mohawk). - Print

Steel engraving, black and white: depicts a village above rapids. To the right, a path with people and a dog walking. A man is fishing in the river near the water. Mountains in the background on both sides of the river. Published by George Virtue Image found in Willis', "American Scenery." V. 2 (1840)

Image of The Old Trading Post, Eagle Bay, N.Y.  - Postcard

The Old Trading Post, Eagle Bay, N.Y. - Postcard

Color half-tone color postcard with rounded corners. Scene of the exterior of "The Old Trading Post" in Eagle Bay. Caption, Verso: Teich's original Old Trading Post, Eagle Bay, N.Y. Where people enjoy seeing Nature's Wild Life and Domestic Animals, birds, Fish, ect. Over 2000 items including antiques too numerous to mention. Operating for over 32 years in the Central Adirondacks."

Image of Lake View Lodge, Boat House Big Moose, Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Lake View Lodge, Boat House Big Moose, Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Collotype print, color, postcard. Printed verso: "Lake View Lodge, Boat House / Big Moose, Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. / PUBLISHED BY BIG MOOSE SUPPLY CO., BIG MOOSE, N.Y. / Post Cards of Quality.--The Albertype Co., Brooklyn, N.Y." Postmarked 1934. View of rustic boathouse and dock taken from the water.

Image of The Gardenm Bisby Lodge - Print, halftone

The Gardenm Bisby Lodge - Print, halftone

Halftone print, postcard. 3/4" white border around image. Printed below image: "THE GARDEN, BISBY LODGE". Lodge building at rear; fenced garden plots on either side of wagon path left of center.

Image of Bisby Lodge. Lodge Park. Bisby Club - Print

Bisby Lodge. Lodge Park. Bisby Club - Print

Photomechanical, black and white: cabin at the edge of a lake. Person standing on the porch, three men stand by the water with long poles. Two boats near shore in the water. Trees with roots showing all around the water's edge.