[Kara-Keui (Galata) bridge, Constantinople, Turkey]
Print shows a bird's-eye view of many pedestrians and a horse-drawn carriage on the Galata Bridge, which spans the Golden Horn at Eminönü, Istanbul, Turkey, with minarets and mosques visible in the background.
Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905.
Print no. "6037".
Printed on bottom left: 6037 P.Z. Constantinople. Pont de Kara-Keui.
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Forms part of: Views of People and sites in Turkey in the Photochrom print collection.
Albumen prints of places, views, and portraits made in 1870s and 1880s in various places in Tunisia.
Photochrome is a process for producing colorized images from black-and-white photographic negatives via the direct photographic transfer of a negative onto lithographic printing plates. The process was invented in the 1880s and was most popular in the 1890s.