cards were popular from around the 1850s until early in the 20th
century. They consisted of two photographs, each about 3 ins
square, mounted on board about 7 ins x 3.5 ins. They were
viewed through a stereoscope to give a 3D image.
frequently featured on stereo cards, produced by:
- publishers in the USA and elsewhere
- several of Edinburgh's own photographers.
is a list of the stereo cards of Edinburgh that I have seen.
Most of these are in my own collection. Some are reproduced on this web site. Please click on the underlined
links below to see them.