Beauties of the Brandywine stereographs

About this collection

This collection consists of scenic stereo views from a published series entitled Beauties of the Brandywine, Delaware, produced by the Philadelphia photography studio of Bartlett & French around 1868. The images, many of which were taken on E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company property, feature posed individuals, mill buildings, and the natural landscape along Brandywine Creek.

    Image: Crushing Mill, Dupont's Powder Works. Click to view.

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Mill Race
Mill race on Brandywine Creek
The Tangle
People amongst the trees along Brandywine Creek
Nature's Beauties
People lounging near Brandywine Creek
Valley of the Brandywine
Dam and rapids on Brandywine Creek
Beauties of Nature
Man standing along Brandywine Creek
Rockville Bridge
Covered bridge over Brandywine Creek at Rising Sun Lane.
Finishing Mill, Dupont's Powder Works
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company finishing mill on Brandywine Creek
Sunset near Brandywine Creek