Photo Record

Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2014.049.069
Collection Matthew C. Miller Digital Collection
Description Digitized photograph, stereoscopic view, taken from a high elevation, of an early settlement town with open land, dwellings, and small storefronts. There are unpaved roads and many houses have fenced-in yards. In the distance is a large mountain, Lookout Mountain. In the immediate foreground is the cast iron railing on the roof of the Stanton House hotel. Stamped on the front: American Views. Lookout Mt., Tenn. 9977. Lookout Mt.
Stamped on the back: E. & H. T. Anthony & Co., Emporium of American and Foreign Stereoscopic Views, New York and decorative elements.

Although the Stanton House is not identified in this image, the cast iron railing, height, and location is identical to stereoscope view 2014.049.068, which identifies the location as Stanton House. Additionally, stereoscopic view 2014.049.071 is a continuation of this view, looking southeast.
Date 1875 circa
Photographer E. & H.T. Anthony & Company
Accession number 2014.049