A fantastic and crisp antique stereoview of the Flatiron Building in New York City only one year after construction was complete. Caption reads: "10 Most striking of New York's Sky-scrapers, - the Flatiron Bldg,, (20 stories) Broadway, New York, U. S. A." The street is full of pedestrians and streetcars mingling with horse and buggies.
H. C. White was one of the top stereoscopic studios of the day, only behind Keystone and Underwood & Underwood in output, but of much better quality. Hawley C. White's specialty was optical glass and he put this to amazing use in producing his views.
Stereoviews were once produced in large quantities, a form of 3D entertainment and a way for people to see exotic or interesting locales far from home using a stereoscopic viewer - like the stereoscope. They are two nearly identical views photographed from a single stereoscope camera with two lens.
CONDITION: Good with the usual bumping, etc. Some staining.
SIZE: 7 inches x 3 1/2 inches.
Fine - like brand new
Excellent - excellent used condition
Very good - some flaws like minor soiling or bumping, or slightly faded.
Good - more serious flaws like soiling, bumping, or creasing
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Bad - I don't sell this.
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