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Saturday, December 07, 2013

Old pictures

These were taken from old stereoscope pictures.  The original picture contained two images that when looked at through the viewer give the perception of a 3 D  effect.  We have lots of these prints and together they are a "world" tour at the beginning of the 20th Century. 

I have scanned them and then played around with them in Photoshop.


Incline to the copper mine in Metcalf, Arizona 1903


 

Yosemite 1902


 

Klimkwan, Alaska. 1902
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5 comments:

  1. Growing up in CA not that far from Yosemite...we spent many vacations there, camping and enjoying the beautiful scenes.

    Your old time pictures are wonderful.

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  2. Love these old pictures.

    Worked at Yosemite Park back in the late 80's one summer and love that job there, it was one of the most fun jobs I ever had....also used to spend many summers there with friends and family too.

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  3. A wonderful history behind these images I suspect

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  4. Love the old pictures! I guess Metcalf is no longer around. I don't see it on the map.

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  5. Oh, I love old pictures. They are like a window into the past.

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Thanks for your comments. Whenever possible I will always reply. Dave