[Several homes as seen from 17th Street, Dubuque, Iowa]

Title

[Several homes as seen from 17th Street, Dubuque, Iowa]

Creator

Loemker, Herman .,J 1868-1937

Description

Thirteen structures, located on three levels, are visible in this image taken from 17th Street in Dubuque, Iowa. A chain link fence is visible in the foreground. Laundry may be seen hanging from a line hung between two buildings in the center of the image. A ladder, propped against a small building, is also visible. Two levels of terraces, constructed of native limestone, can be seen. The largest home, which has two circular turrets, has been constructed atop the highest portion of the terraced bluff. No leaves are visible on the trees in this image. The number 1289-2 is written on a label that has been stuck to the lower left corner of the slide.

Date

1915-1917

Coverage

Dubuque, Iowa

Subject

Dwellings
Cities & towns
Dubuque (Iowa) -- Pictorial works
Herman J. Loemker Collection
Lantern slides

Source

The Center for Dubuque History, Loras College, 1450 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001

Relation

Herman J. Loemker Collection

Type

Still image

Identifier

LO 050

Format

Digital image captured using a Microtek ScanMaker 8700 with transparent media adapter. TIFF file created from a glass lantern slide scanned in 16 - bit grey scale at 1200 ppi.

Rights

Contact The Center for Dubuque History at Loras College, 1450 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001 or call (563) 588-7100 © 2015 LORAS COLLEGE

Publisher

This record is part of the Herman J. Loemker Collection held by The Center for Dubuque History, Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa.

Original Format

1 lantern slide: b & w

Physical Dimensions

3.25 x 4.0 in.

Files

loemker050.jpg

Citation

Loemker, Herman .,J 1868-1937, “[Several homes as seen from 17th Street, Dubuque, Iowa],” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed January 27, 2021, https://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/312.