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Frederick William Quartley Collection

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Silver Cascade, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Silver Cascade, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Silver Cascade, 1872. Waterfall on Lake Superior, Minnesota, USA. The Silver Cascade falls from an overhanging cliff, one hundred and seventy-five feet, into the lake below

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Falls of the Blackwater, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Falls of the Blackwater, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Falls of the Blackwater, 1872. Waterfalls in West Virginia, USA: Just below us flows the famous Blackwater through an awful rift nearly two thousand feet in depth...This is the land of

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Mountain Island, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Mountain Island, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Mountain Island, 1872. Rapids on the French Broad River, North Carolina, USA. From " Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In, A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: The French Broad, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

The French Broad, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
The French Broad, 1872. The French Broad River flows from Transylvania County, North Carolina, into the state of Tennessee, USA

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Ascending the Ocklawaha River at Night, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Ascending the Ocklawaha River at Night, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Ascending the Ocklawaha River at Night, 1872. Steamboat in the swamp, Florida, south eastern USA. From " Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Purgatory, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Purgatory, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Purgatory, 1872. Cliffs on the Atlantic coast of Rhode Island, USA: precipitous rocks, with the deep and sharp-lined fissure

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: A Florida Swamp, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

A Florida Swamp, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
A Florida Swamp, 1872. Birds, lizards, snakes, Spanish moss and other exotic vegetation in the south eastern USA. From " Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Waiting for Decomposition, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Waiting for Decomposition, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Waiting for Decomposition, 1872. Vultures perch on a tree covered in Spanish moss above the rotting corpse of an alligator, Florida, south eastern USA

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Under the Falls, Canada Side, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Under the Falls, Canada Side, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Under the Falls, Canada Side, 1872. The Niagara Falls seen from a cave underneath....over the ledge of limestone at this point the accumulated waters of four vast inland seas hurl themselves madly

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: The Yellowstone, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

The Yellowstone, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
The Yellowstone, 1872. View of the Yellowstone River, a tributary of the Missouri River, in the western USA. The river flows from the Rocky Mountains into southern Montana and northern Wyoming

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Old Mill - Reemss Creek, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Old Mill - Reemss Creek, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Old Mill - Reemss Creek, 1872. Water mill on Reems Creek, a tributary of the French Broad River, North Carolina, USA:one of the landmarks of the days when it was a struggle between the Indian

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: The Savannah, at Augusta, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

The Savannah, at Augusta, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
The Savannah, at Augusta, 1872. Men working amongst twisted tree roots, on the Savannah River at Augusta, Georgia, USA. In the distance is a paddle steamer being loaded with goods

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Owls Head Landing, 1874. Creators: John Douglas Woodward, Frederick William Quartley

Owls Head Landing, 1874. Creators: John Douglas Woodward, Frederick William Quartley
Owls Head Landing, 1874. Steamship arriving at a jetty on Lake Memphremagog, Quebec, Canada....the Owls Head, a mountain surpassing others around the lake in form and size

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Natural Towers, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Natural Towers, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Natural Towers, 1872. Rock formation in Augusta County, Virginia, USA:the Towers rise straight up from the cultivated field

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Richmond from Hollywood, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Richmond from Hollywood, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Richmond from Hollywood, 1872. View of the James River and the town of Richmond, Virginia, USA. From " Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Chattanooga and the Tennessee from Lookout Mountain, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Chattanooga and the Tennessee from Lookout Mountain, 1872. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Chattanooga and the Tennessee from Lookout Mountain, 1872. View of the Tennessee River and the town of Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Little Falls, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Little Falls, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Little Falls, 1874. The Mohawk River at Little Falls, New York State, USA. The river here makes a descent of over forty feet, accomplishing the effort in three small falls

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Portland Harbor, and Islands, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Portland Harbor, and Islands, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Portland Harbor, and Islands, 1874. The Atlantic coast at Portland, Maine, USA: Evergreen Landing, White Head, Portland Head Light

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Sinking Run, Above Tyrone, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Sinking Run, Above Tyrone, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Sinking Run, Above Tyrone, 1874. Lightning on the Juniata River, Pennsylvania, USA. Thunder-storms are of daily occurrence up in these heights

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Banks of the Housatonic, at Pittsfield, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Banks of the Housatonic, at Pittsfield, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Banks of the Housatonic, at Pittsfield, 1874. Rural scene on the Housatonic River at Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. From " Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Point Noir, Trinity Rock, and Cape Eternity, Saguenay River, c1870

Point Noir, Trinity Rock, and Cape Eternity, Saguenay River, c1870
Point Noir, Trinity Rock, and Cape Eternity, Saguenay River, 1874. The banks of the Saguenay River, Quebec, Canada. For the rest of the day we are toiling through like wildernesses of bowlders

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: North Branch of the Susquehanna, at Hunlocks, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

North Branch of the Susquehanna, at Hunlocks, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
North Branch of the Susquehanna, at Hunlocks, 1874. Scene on the North Branch of the Susquehanna River which rises in New York state, and flows through Pennsylvania and Maryland in the eastern USA

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: The Susquehanna, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

The Susquehanna, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
The Susquehanna, 1874. View of the River Susquehanna on the East Coast of the USA....there is a constant succession of bold mountain-forms, wooded from the base to the summit; of deep ravines

Background imageFrederick William Quartley Collection: Monument Rock, Echo Canon, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley

Monument Rock, Echo Canon, 1874. Creator: Frederick William Quartley
Monument Rock, Echo Canon, 1874. Rock formation in Utah, USA. From " Picturesque America; or, The Land We Live In, A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers


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