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

Overview
Works: 281 works in 284 publications in 2 languages and 307 library holdings
Genres: Photographs  History  Pictorial works  Portraits 
Roles: Photographer, Author
Classifications: LOT7148,
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

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
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
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 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
Just out of bed--Christmas morning by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

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

Nine children playing with toys, Christmas tree behind them
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
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
Broadway and the great "Flatiron," New York City by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kern County exhibit, California Midwinter Exposition by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1894 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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
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

Stereoscopic views of Key West, Florida( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views of Key West, Florida: includes general and street view, including a general view with the North Atalntic Squadron in the harbor beyond; views of docks, including shipping green turtle and the sponge market and loading coal; a hotel; Ft. Taylor, Homes; a convent; the U.S. Customs House; interior of St. Paul's church; lighthouse on Whitehead street; a view of a specimen of Euphorbia Havanensis, children posing in front
Children's stereograph collection by Clarke Historical Library( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Images with children as subjects, includes: humorous, portraits, animals, Little Red Riding Hood, spinning wheel, rocking horse, dolls, see saw, and April Fools Day
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 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 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
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
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
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
 
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Alternative Names
Benjamin W. Kilburn American photographer

Benjamin W. Kilburn Amerikaans fotograaf (1827-1909)

Benjamin W. Kilburn amerikansk fotograf

Benjamin W. Kilburn fotógrafo estadounidense

Benjamin W. Kilburn photographe américain

Benjamin West Kilburn

Kilburn, B. W.

Kilburn, Ben W. 1827-1909

Kilburn, Benjamin

Kilburn, Benjamin West 1827-1909

Languages
English (24)

Danish (2)