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

Overview
Works: 269 works in 272 publications in 2 languages and 294 library holdings
Genres: History  Photographs  Pictorial works  Portraits  Aerial photographs 
Roles: Photographer, Author
Classifications: LOT 7148,
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

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
Stereoscopic views of streets in Boston, Massachusetts( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Views of streets in Boston: Battle St.: tightly packed buildings, traffic; Beacon St.: homes and the mall, overhung with trees, one in winter; Boylston St.: from an upper story, with trolleys; Commonwealth Ave.: large homes and Alexander Hamilton statue by William Rimmer; Franklin St. with buildings in a curve around the st., flag pole, tree, carriage and wagons; Hanover St.: commercial buildings, trolley tracks, awnings and signs; Market St.: north, showing commercial buildings, goods being transported, south, showing warehouses, wagons; Marlboro St.: large homes from a park; Milk St. from Federal St.; Pearl St.: commercial buildings, wagons; Scollay's square: including views of the Scollay building which was later replaced by the square, traffic incl. trolley, parade on Decoration Day, with pedestrians, views showing American flag with sign directing servicemen to pension, bounty office; State St.: cobblestone st. with wagons, the old State House, from the old state house, buildings with striped awnings, American flags hanging over St.; Summer St.: st. rebuilt after the fire
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
Placer County exhibit, California Midwinter Exposition by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

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

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
Georgetown, Colorado by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

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

View of Georgetown, Colorado, looking southwest toward the valley leading to Silver Plume, where the High Bridge of the Georgetown Loop is visible between Leavenworth and Republican Mountains. Visible landmarks in the grid-plan town include the Cushman Block, on Sixth (6th, Alpine) Street; the tower of the Alpine Hose Company No. 2 firehouse on (5th) Fifth Street; and mine entrances. A fence along the bottom edge reads, "Bull Durham."
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
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 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 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 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
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
Toltec Gorge, D. & R.G.R.R., U.S.A by B. W Kilburn( Visual )

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

View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad engine on a trestle in Toltec Gorge in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Men pose beside the engine or on steep rock walls
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 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
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
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
 
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Alternative Names
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 (22)

Danish (2)