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Kilburn, B. W. (Benjamin West) 1827-1909

Overview
Works: 271 works in 274 publications in 2 languages and 296 library holdings
Genres: Aerial photographs  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Photographer, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by B. W Kilburn
Lysholm Skole 100 år by Lysholm Skole( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in Danish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

B. W. Kilburn Stereographic Photograph of Native Kangaroo Hunters, Queensland by B.W. Kilburn Company( Visual )

1 edition published in 1904 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two photographic prints mounted on stereo card
Stereographs of Alaska( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes commercial images of the Klondike Gold Rush, mining, Alaskan communities, Eskimo and Native portraits, and scenics. Photographers represented in the collection include: H.H. Brodeck, T.W. Ingersoll, B.W. Kilburn and R. Maynard (Hannah Hatherly Maynard) and B.L. Singley. Publishers include: Griffith & Griffith, Keystone View Co., and Underwood & Underwood
Stereoscopic views of Saratoga Springs, New York( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views of Saratoga Springs including general views; hotels, including interiors; springs and spring houses, bottling plant; parks and gardens; groups at springs, on piazzas, in parks; "Gipsey camp"; "Indian grounds" [an amusement area]; an allegorial painting titled "United States of America"; a float and a goat cart decorated for floral parade
Baptizing in the Jordan by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stereoscopic views of the Brooklyn Bridge, New York, N.Y( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

View of the Brooklyn Bridge: construction views including view of the N.Y. Caisson "with iron lining and shafts in place," and other views of towers, cables, etc.; general views form the harbor and shores, views of promenade, including police patrolling, railroad lines and street cars, roadways; views of area around approaches, shipping, ferries
Triplets, Katie, Annie and Francis Cleveland Brennan, born Dec. 17th, 1890 by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1896 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Man posed, standing, with three little girls, in foreground
Various Travel stereoviews by H.C. White Co( )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains 17 stereoviews of places in Europe and the United States. Places include Oregon, Arizona, California, Illinois, Washington D.C., Athens (Greece), St. Louis (Missouri), Norway, Moscow (Russia), England, Germany. Fourteen of the stereoviews were published by the H.C. White Co.; two were published by Richard Behrendt and one was published by B.W. Kilburn
Grandma's present by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1897 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seven children gather around as grandmother dispenses presents
Stereoscopic views of Monterey & San Luis Obispo Counties, California( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views of Monterey and San Luis Obispo; includes views of the Hotel Del Monte and its gardens, including an "Arizona Garden" with cactus; views of guests arriving in carriages; views of a resort, views of the coast and a ship; soldiers taking their ease on a hillside above the ocean; a view of mission San Luis Obispo; San Antonio de Padua Mission; rock formations called Coral de Tierre; a view of an unidentified town
Stereoscopic views of Springfield, Illinois( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views of Springfield, Illinois: a view of a drawing of the state capitol; views of Lincoln's home, one view showing a group of African American men out front; views of the Lincoln Monument at Oak Ridge Cemetery:view of the north side, receiving tomb a foot of bluff, view showing north side and door to catacomb, view showing "Infantry" and "Naval" groups and statue of Lincoln, details of the "Infantry" and "Naval" groups, view of sarcophagus; interior view of memorial hall and Lincoln memoriabilia; a view of Marshall Joffre and Ex-Premier Viviani of the French War Commission visiting the Lincoln Monument, May 7, 1917
The great gold belt, Ouray, Colo. U.S.A by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1890 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A miner and his wife pose with other miners by the entrance to a tent on a mountain near Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado
Stereoscopic views of Brooklyn, New York( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views in Brooklyn: Fulton street; a view of elevated railroads; churches: Congregational (Dr. Cuyler's), St. Ann's, Plymouth (Henry Ward Beecher's), one view showing the organ, Talmages Brooklyn Tabernacle, First Unitarian, Christ Church, Methodist Episcopal, including interior view, Clinton St. Congregational, St. Peter's, Grace Church, South Congregational, Christ Church in Red Hook; Beecher's school; Packer Institute; Academy of Music; Old Ladies Home; George Woodward's Home; interiors at H.W. Beecher's home; Brooklyn theatre, Park Theatre; Brooklyn Library; the Post Office; Kings County Courthouse; City Hall; penitentiary, "Flatbush, L.I;" interior views of sugar refinery, and interior views of a Brooklyn home
Stereoscopic views of the White House( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views of the White House including the south front: from the treasury, with gardens, lawns, fountains & fences, a detail view showing steps leading the portico, benches along a path, a canvas-covered bandstand-like structure, pond with water lilies, cast or carved lawn furniture made to look like it was build of sticks and branches; the west elevation from the executive office building, conservatory in the foreground, capitol, post office and treasury building visible beyond; the north front, including the carriage drive, gardens, fountains, sculpture, from Lafayette square with Jackson statue by Mills in foreground; east elevation with fountain, view of the same fountain from the west; interior views: the east room, including a view of the altar and floral arrangements for the Roosevelt-Longworth wedding, the Blue room, the Red room, the Green room, the cabinet room, the president's library, the State dining room, including views of tables laid for banquest in honor of Prince Henry, Feb. 24, 1902, the conservatory, the main corridor
Stereograph collection( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection contains six stereographs and one postcard. Three of the stereographs were taken and produced by B.W. Kilburn. One is of three Japanese Geishas walking in a park in Yokohama. Another is of the home of Brigham Young in Nauvoo, Illinois. The last stereograph is of Donner Lake, taken by C.R. Savage. The postcard is of Logan City, Cache Valley, Utah. The photograph is copyrighted in 1887 by C.R. Savage
Stereoscopic views of the Eagle and Garfield counties, Colorado( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views of Eagle and Garfield counties, Colorado: includes views of the Mount of the Holy Cross; the canyon of the Grand; Gilman, the Eagle River; the Denver and Rio Grande Railway; gold miners at work underground, the Eagle River canyon; boys bathing at Glenwood Springs. Some duplication of images
Filing goat skins at the sisterns in the Temple Place, Jerusalem, Palestine by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stereographs of academies and colleges in Philadelphia, Pa( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs by various photographers show educational facilities at the University of Pennsylvania, the Academy of Fine Arts, Girard College, the Academy of Music, and Jefferson Medical College. Also, two stereos depicting building designs for the Academy of Natural Sciences; students attending class at Union Business College; the lecture room at "Philadelphia University of Medicine and Surgery."
Stereoscopic views of western New York State( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views of western New York including the counties of Allegheny, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Olean, and Wyoming, and the towns of Caledonia, Clifton, Dansville, Geneseo, Lewiston, Le roy, Perry, Wellsville, West Barre; rock formations at "Rock City," waterfalls, lakes and resorts, including a view of a balloon ascension at Ontario Beach near Rochester
Jacques N. and Marion M. Jacobsen collection by Jacques Noel Jacobsen( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection includes the Klondike gold rush, native peoples, arctic life, U.S. Coast Guard activities, 1922-1925, railroads, World Flight airplanes, fishing, mining, ships, sled dogs, glaciers, lighthouses, Mt. McKinley (Denali) and McKinley Park, scenics, and Elmendorf Air Force Base, 1954-1955
 
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Alternative Names
Benjamin W. Kilburn American photographer

Benjamin W. Kilburn Amerikaans fotograaf (1827-1909)

Benjamin W. Kilburn amerikansk fotograf

Benjamin West Kilburn

Kilburn, B. W.

Kilburn, Ben W. 1827-1909

Kilburn, Benjamin

Kilburn, Benjamin West 1827-1909

Languages
English (24)

Danish (2)