Boston Public Library
Naturalist Photography Collection
Print Department
3rd Floor, McKim Building, Central Library
617.859.2280

Collection of work by New England photographers who worked in the naturalist style championed by Peter Henry Emerson.  This is a new addition to the Print Department's collections and includes works by H G. Peabody, Arthur Wesley Dow, Albert Ernest Schaaf, Doris Ulmann, Martha Hale Harvey and Florence Maria Cushing.  

Horse Drawn Plow c. 1886

Horse Drawn Plow.  Albumen Print Photograph by Florence Maria Cushing - c. 1886

Lobster Cove ca. 1900

Lobster Cove, Gloucester.   Platinum Print Photograph by Martha Hale Harvey - ca. 1900