Photo Record

Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2014.049.072
Collection Matthew C. Miller Digital Collection
Description Digitized photograph, stereoscopic view, taken from an elevated river bank, of a rocky river bank leading down to a river with a large, flat-bottomed, wooden ferry near the shore. Extending into the water are five boat-like structures that end at an island in the middle of the river. There is a forested area in the distance beyond the river's far edge. Stamped on the front: American Views. Chattanooga, Tenn. 9997. Swing ferry, Tennessee River.
Stamped on the back: E. & H. T. Anthony & Co., Emporium of American and Foreign Stereoscopic Views, New York and decorative elements.
Date 1870-1875 circa
Photographer E. & H. T. Anthony & Company
Accession number 2014.049