A collection of 26 albumen stereo cards, mounted on buff coloured cards, 7 with printed title and credit labels on reverse "'The Leviathan,' Steam Ship. ... Photographed by Robert Howlett and George Downes. Published at the Photographic Institution, 168, New Bond Street," each numbered and titled "7. View on deck looking aft, taken amidships," "11. Stern post, keel, screw-box, &c," "9. Partial side view, showing forward cradle, paddle-wheel, and sponson beam," "12. Deck view, looking forward, taken amidships," "View showing drum and bigchains, and position of ship, Dec. 24th, 1857," "15. General view of deck" and "17. Portrait of Capt. Harrison," three with partial printed title and credit labels, one inscribed in black ink "No. 18. Floating from Cradles," 16 without printed labels, 8 blind stamped in top left hand corner "George Downes. Photographic Institution. 168 New Bond Street," 3¼ x 6¾in., in contemporary morocco slip case, with printed label "Photographic Institution, 168 New Bond Street" (scuffed). (26)

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A collection of 26 albumen stereo cards, mounted on buff coloured cards, 7 with printed title and credit labels on reverse "'The Leviathan,' Steam Ship. ... Photographed by Robert Howlett and George Downes. Published at the Photographic Institution, 168, New Bond Street," each numbered and titled "7. View on deck looking aft, taken amidships," "11. Stern post, keel, screw-box, &c," "9. Partial side view, showing forward cradle, paddle-wheel, and sponson beam," "12. Deck view, looking forward, taken amidships," "View showing drum and bigchains, and position of ship, Dec. 24th, 1857," "15. General view of deck" and "17. Portrait of Capt. Harrison," three with partial printed title and credit labels, one inscribed in black ink "No. 18. Floating from Cradles," 16 without printed labels, 8 blind stamped in top left hand corner "George Downes. Photographic Institution. 168 New Bond Street," 3¼ x 6¾in., in contemporary morocco slip case, with printed label "Photographic Institution, 168 New Bond Street" (scuffed). (26)
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