The collection consists of 27
stereoscopic photographs depicting various locations in Jerusalem published by Underwood
& Underwood at the turn of the 20th century. The majority of the photographs come from
the "Jerusalem Tour" set published in 1904.
Underwood & Underwood was founded in 1881 in Kansas by brothers Elmer and Bert Elias
Underwood, and was a large publisher of stereoscopic photographs. At the height of their
success the company was producing 10 million stereoviews a year, including boxed sets with
specific themes, including education, religion, and travel.
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Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries,
Special Collections & Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from
manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Distinctive Collections.
Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California
as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the
copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
The collection is open for research.