WorldCat Identities

Kurtz, William 1833-1904

Overview
Works: 37 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 99 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Portraits  Records and correspondence  History  Photographs 
Roles: Photographer, Author
Classifications: F1215, 917.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Kurtz
Practical guide to Yellowstone National Park : containing illustrations, maps, distances, altitudes and geyser time tables. by A. B Guptill( Book )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A white umbrella in Mexico by Francis Hopkinson Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booth's Theatre [April 1869] ... Othello ... Benefit and last appearance but one of Miss Marcy McVicker by Booth's Theatre( Book )

2 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Indian Steps : Addresses delivered on the occasion of the dedication of a tablet to John Edward Vandersloot( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American thoroughbred by Charles E Trevathan( Book )

1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert McCallen papers by McCallen family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Robert McCallen papers are the personal and military documents of a captain in the Revolutionary War from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The collection contains letters, military records, a muster roll book, financial records, and legal documents. Of note is a letter from McCallen to his wife, giving his eyewitness account of the Battle of Trenton
From a stuffed bird, in three colors by Coloritype Co( Visual )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"1 three-color half-tone of a photograph of a stuffed bird by Coloritype Co., New York. The three-color half-tone by Kurtz' company was one of the first three that have so far been identified as having been produced in publications in 1893"--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 117
[Halftone illustrations from photographs in Practical guide to Yellowstone National Park]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"26 full page half-tone illustrations from photographs of Yellowstone Park. Kurtz, New York, did the half-tones from negatives by F. Jay Haynes."--Hanson Collection catalog, pg. 104
In memoriam : Charles Frederick Farrar( Book )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Halftone of The race on the plains drawn by Dan Smith in Frank Leslie's illustrated weekly] by William Kurtz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"1 Half-tone from art (The race on the plains by Dan Smith) with litho color overprints. Plate made by Kurtz, New York. This large half-tone illustration with what seem to be Ben Day screen color tints, appeared shortly before Kurtz went to Germany to invest in Vogel's three-color half-tone method."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 116
Emma Lazarus( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emma Lazarus, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left
Portrait of Eliza Tileston Bryson, Trustee of Teachers College( Visual )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Daniel Webster( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Frank Woodbridge Cheney, Manchester by William Kurtz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Studio portrait of an elderly man with a white beard and mustache. He wears a corduroy coat or jacket over a vest, shirt, and necktie. Printed at bottom: "W. Kurtz, Madison Square." Printed on back: "W. Kurtz, New York, Madison Square / New York, Vienna, Philadelphia, Paris / 12 First-Class Medals."
Candlesticks for brighties by William Kurtz( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An introduction to the concept of Japanese candlesticks, a style of bar-chart used primarily to describe price movements of a stock or currency over time
[Dr. Henry Jacob Bigelow] by William Kurtz( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Subject: Vignetted bust-length portrait of the surgeon noted for his important contributions to surgery and for having published the first account of the use of ether in a surgical operation
[Ellen Herndon Arthur, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] by William Kurtz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1883 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Halftone plates in Sacred mysteries among the Mayas and the Quiches, 11,500 years ago]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"17 half-tone plates, the frontispiece, a portrait of the author, the remainder photographs of Mayan temples and bas-relief ... [this copy] is one of the earliest half-tone books in the United States. John Moss's method of half-tone was a secret one and was not patented."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 88
[Walt Whitman, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, wearing hat] by William Kurtz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1869 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Kurtz, W. 1833-1904

Kurtz, W. (William), 1833-1904

William Kurtz American photographer

William Kurtz Amerikaans fotograaf (-1904)

William Kurtz fotógrafo estadounidense

William Kurtz German-American photographer

Languages
English (27)