WorldCat Identities

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

Overview
Works: 260 works in 262 publications in 1 language and 283 library holdings
Genres: Photographs  History 
Roles: Photographer
Classifications: LOT 7757,
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  B. W Kilburn Publications about B. W Kilburn
Publications by  B. W Kilburn Publications by B. W Kilburn
posthumous Publications by B. W Kilburn, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by B. W Kilburn
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
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 Santa Clara County, California ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Views of Santa Clara County, including Palo Alto, New Almaden, Mt. Hamilton and Saratoga: includes views of railroads; dwellings; the New Almaden Quicksilver works including miners emerging from a tunnel and men with surveying equipment, the smelting works and the "Hacienda;" views of a cactus garden at Stanford, the Lick Observatory, Leland Stanford's home after the 1906 earthquake, and a group of people picnicking at Saratoga
Stereoscopic views of Newport, Rhode Island ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Views of Newport: general views, including a two view panorama from Ft. Denham; Ft. Adams, Ft. "Dumpter" or "Dumpling" (Ft. Brown), and the Torpedo station; the Old Stone Mill, Atlantic House, Perry House, Boat house, Jewish synagogue and cemetery, Trinity Church, interior view of unidentified church, the Casino, Redwood Library and fern-leafed beech in front, the parade, the State House, Thames St. and stores, Com. Matthew Perry statue, windmill, old mill at the Glen, the Glen; homes: Bull House, built 1639; the residence of Loring Andrews, "Cliff Villas," Nathan Matthew's home, J. Carter Brown's home; rock formations: Negro Head, Purgatory, Spouting Cave, Pirate's cave and ledges, shipwreck nearby, Hanging Rock and valley nearby, the 40 steps, shipwreck on shore "near Bateman's"; beaches: boats on a rocky beach, Bailey's beach, men having a clam bake; sailboats in the harbor; "Columbia" and "Shamrock" in the America's Cup, Oct. 1899
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
World's Columbian Exposition stereograph photographs by B. W Kilburn ( )
1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Stereograph photographs created and published by B. W. Kilburn of the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Ill., 1893, including images of buildings, exhibition halls, and displays
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
Stereoscopic views of mining, railroads, ranching and landscape in New Mexico ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Views including silver mining scenes at Los Crillos, the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad and Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, cowboys on horseback and views of canyons, rock formations, pine forests, the Rio Grande River, cacti, toads and a whip tail lizard
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 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
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
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
Various Travel stereoviews by H.C. White Co ( Book )
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
Kern County exhibit, California Midwinter Exposition by B. W Kilburn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1894 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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
The great rock temple of Abu-Simbel, Nubia, Egypt by B. W Kilburn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1898 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Stereograph showing the statues carved into rock at the Great Temple at Abū Sunbul, Egypt
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
Jacques N. and Marion M. Jacobsen collection by Jacques Noel Jacobsen ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers include First Day Covers of 100th Anniversary purchase of Alaska, Admission of Alaska to statehood; Alaska travel guides, and Air Force manual, 1951
Spanish-American War photographs collection ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs, photomechanical prints, and lantern slides of the Spanish American War of 1898 and its aftermath, the Philippine-American War of 1899-1902, collected and taken by soldiers, sailors, and nurses who served during wartime. Most of the loose images depict battle scenes, battleships, military fortifications, and United States troops and their encampments in Cuba and the Philippines, as well as Army posts and military hospitals in the United States, among other subjects. These images include photographs of the 2nd Oregon Volunteer Infantry Regiment, among many other regiments. There are also a number of photographs of the countries in which the enlisted men served and traveled, including China, Cuba, Japan, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines, as well as their native peoples. Additionally, eleven photograph albums contain both professional and amateur photographs collected and taken by soldiers and sailors during wartime. Most notable are an album of photographs of United States soldiers in Cuba, taken in 1898 by John C. Hemment for William Hearst and presented to the U.S.S. Oregon in 1901 and two albums of photographs depicting the surrender of Juan Cailles in the Philippines in 1901. Other albums depict military scenes and landscapes in Cuba and the Philippines, military posts in the United States, and U.S. soldiers at home and abroad. Photographers represented ection include soldiers John Wells Gemmill, Emil Scherbler of LaGrand, Or., and Amos Patriquin; nurse Clara Chatfield Ott; and professional photographers Benjamin West Kilburn of Littleton, N.H., Benjamin Lloyd Singley, and the firms Strohmeyer & Wyman and Underwood & Underwood of New York, N.Y., among many others. Includes photographic postcards and panoramic photographs
Placer County exhibit, California Midwinter Exposition by B. W Kilburn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1894 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.82 (from 0.00 for Stereograp ... to 1.00 for Placer Cou ...)
Alternative Names
Benjamin West Kilburn
Kilburn, B. W.
Kilburn, Ben W., 1827-1909
Kilburn, Benjamin
Kilburn, Benjamin West, 1827-1909
Languages
English (25)