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Littleton in Grafton County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Kilburn Brothers

Stereoscopic View Factory

 
 
Kilburn Brothers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, July 6, 2011
1. Kilburn Brothers Marker
Inscription.
Here, from 1867 to 1909, the world famous Kilburn brothers, Benjamin and Edward, produced and distributed thousands of stereoscopic views. Their collection, largest in the world and collector's items today, provided popular parlor entertainment for generations.
 
Erected 1970 by NH Division of Historical Resources and the NH Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 71.)
 
Location. 44° 18.194′ N, 71° 46.17′ W. Marker is in Littleton, New Hampshire, in Grafton County. Marker is at the intersection of Cottage Street (U.S. 302) and Kilburn Street, on the left when traveling north on Cottage Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Littleton NH 03561, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Salomon Block (approx. 0.2 miles away); Littleton Stamp & Coin Co. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tilton's Opera Block (approx. 0.2 miles away); Methodist Church (approx. mile away); Harrington Block (approx. mile away); Jax Jr. Cinemas (approx. mile away); Eames Building (approx. mile away); Chutter Block (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Littleton.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Kilburn Brothers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, July 6, 2011
2. Kilburn Brothers Marker
Littleton, New Hampshire Historic Buildings
 
Also see . . .  Kilburn Brothers and B. W. Kilburn Co. Wikipedia (Submitted on July 14, 2011, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec.) 
 
Categories. Entertainment
 
Kilburn Brothers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, July 6, 2011
3. Kilburn Brothers Marker
Cutting department of B.W. Kilburn & Co's. celebrated stereoscopic view factory image. Click for full size.
By B.W. Kilburn Company, circa 1905
4. Cutting department of B.W. Kilburn & Co's. celebrated stereoscopic view factory
Example of stereoscopic view. Library of Congress [LC-USZ62-116014]
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2011, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 584 times since then and 42 times this year. Last updated on April 14, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 10, 2011, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec.   4. submitted on July 14, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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