January 10, 2009
Folgefond Glacier, Hardanger Fjord, Norway. Between ca. 1890 and ca. 1900. Detroit, Michigan: Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
The Library of Congress is posting travel views from its Photochrom Print Collection on Flickr, starting in northern Europe with 169 views of Norway, Sweden, and Denmark. These are ink-based photolithographs (photomechanicals), and their heyday ranged from the 1980s to the 1910s.