Pageant Week, Bennington, Vermont, 1911
Frederick D. Burt (1881-1966)
Gelatin print

Prints and glass plate negatives in the museum’s collection document Bennington and the region from the mid-19th to mid-20th centuries. An extreme rarity is the album of fifty-five salt prints depicting the monumental ruins of Egypt, Petra, Jerusalem, Baalbek, and Athens. They represent the earliest photographic records of these locations by an American, Leavitt Hunt from Brattleboro, Vermont. Our collection is rapidly growing to accommodate the work of art photographers from the 20th century to the present.

Wilson Bentley (1865-1931)
Gelatin print
Whitey King Bros-Cole Circus, 1977
John Hubbard (1949-2010)
Gelatin print
Bennington, Vt., Mrs. Austin and Jenny, 1967
Jonathan Brand (b. 1933)
Gelatin print
Souvenir de L’Orient, 1850-1853
Leavitt Hunt (1830-1907)
Recycled Realities, #70
John Willis (b. 1957)
Gelatin print
Choir loft of Old First Church in Bennington, Vermont, ca. 1937
Clara Sipprell (1885–1975)
Gelatin silver print
W.H. Bradford Fire Engine, 1907-1915
Will T. White (1874-1956)
Glass plate negative