The Grand and Majestic Snowbanks on the Madison and Portage Railroad - Anaglyph | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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The Grand and Majestic Snowbanks on the Madison and Portage Railroad - Anaglyph

The Grand and Majestic Snowbanks on the Madison and Portage Railroad - Anaglyph | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Winter scene with three men and a dog on railroad tracks, also a man in the far background. Two of the men are up on the snowbanks with shovels. "The Grand and Majestic Snowbanks on the Madison and Portage Railroad, 24th of March, 1875," possibly one of four views of "15 to 30 ft. high snow-banks" in Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views."
DESCRIPTION
Winter scene with three men and a dog on railroad tracks, also a man in the far background. Two of the men are up on the snowbanks with shovels. "The Grand and Majestic Snowbanks on the Madison and Portage Railroad, 24th of March, 1875," possibly one of four views of "15 to 30 ft. high snow-banks" in Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:79173
Creation Date: 1875
Creator Name:Dahl, Andreas Larsen, 1844-1923
City:
County:
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Anaglyph Collection
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(D31)635
Original Dimensions:4 x 5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
See original stereograph Image ID: 27242.

The use of red/blue glasses is required to simulate a three dimensional effect.

Stereograph loaned for scanning by Tim White of Mt. Horeb, Wisconsin.

Compare with Image IDs: 27803, 27804, 27805, 27806.

SUBJECTS
Dogs
Clothing and dress
Hats
Shovels
Tools
Men
Outdoor photography
Railroad tracks
Railroads
Snow

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