[Advent Bay, Spitzbergen, Norway] (LOC)

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Where: Unnamed Road, Longyearbyen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen

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When: 01 January 1890

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[Advent Bay, Spitzbergen, Norway]

[between ca. 1890 and ca. 1900].

1 photomechanical print : photochrom, color.

Notes:
Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J--foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905.
Print no. 7185.
Forms part of: Landscape and marine views of Norway in the Photochrom print collection.

Subjects:
Norway--Spitsbergen Island.

Format: Photochrom prints--Color--1890-1900.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Landscape and marine views of Norway (DLC) 2001699563

More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pgz

Persistent URL: hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsc.06222

Call Number: LOT 13432, no. 120 [item]

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libraryofcongress dc:identifier=httphdllocgovlocpnpppmsc06222 xmlns:dc=httppurlorgdcelements11 spitzbergen norway bay water landscape adventbay mountains sky svalbard adventdalen photochrom color colorized touristshouse house overcast mountain mountainlake

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    ninakuriloff

    • 10/Jan/2009 06:36:40

    The mountains have beautiful shapes.

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    Peter_Skov

    • 10/Jan/2009 07:58:19

    This is a really interesting collectio of historical imags. The colour treatment gives them an interesting aesthitic quality.

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    wkkwanddsmd

    • 15/Jan/2009 05:22:11

    Like an oil painting.

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    jan.of.norway

    • 17/Jan/2009 07:40:08

    100 years later Camping at 78N Tourists still visit Spitsbergen. A little further west along the Adventfjord, but partly the same mountain-view as seen in the postcard of the tourist's house here above.

5 years ago a contributor from Rozelle, Australia suggested this image location is 78.2746, 15.6345

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general location