History of Religious Campgrounds in 3-D [S-16-30]
|Location:||SUNY: Maxcy 104|
|Classes:||1 Session 1.5 hours|
|Dates:||Mon 3:30 PM 03/14|
This is an interactive presentation of 19th Century 3-D photographs of several religious campgrounds along the St. Lawrence River as well as those at Chautauqua and Wesleyan Grove on Martha’s Vineyard. The presentation will include a brief history of stereography and the viewing of many 3-D images from the 1900s. A number of stereoview reproductions and viewers will be available so the participants will have an opportunity to view some images in 3-D.
Tom French is the author of the award winning book, River Views: A History of the 1000 Islands in 3-D. His collection of area Victorian era stereoviews exceeds 1500. His writings have appeared in Adirondack Life, the Watertown Daily Times, at “Thousand Island Life.com” (i.e.: www.thousandislandlife.com), and on North Country Public Radio. Tom teaches English in Massena, NY.