Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Graphics Collections

Collection V1: D. Sargent Bell Collection, 1900-42 (bulk 1915-42), 5,599 items.
[albumen prints, black & white prints, postcards]

Primarily photographs taken by Bell and Bell and Fischer. Subjects include such topics as the Bell Telephone Company, the Philadelphia Gas Works Company, Philadelphia department stores, business enterprises, exhibitions, furniture, eating establishments, religion, education, health care, organizations, industry, interiors, streets, buildings, sports, and theatrical productions. Also included are family photographs and informal portraits and reproductions of two dimensional works. Photographers include Dickinson Sargent Bell, Joseph Fischer, Bell and Fischer, and Rembrandt Studio.

[extended blurb?]

[link to finding aid?]

[prescripted db search for coll contents?]

[link to illustrated website]

 [sample image(s), caption x]

[folder list?]

[item list?]

[refs to published info on collection]


[scans of unidentified images]
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URL= hsp/v1.html; last rev.= 1 july 2000