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(animated stereo) Song and dance in the Roosevelt era, 1903

To see the 630x677 animated version scroll down to the first comment. To see a larger 1574x1692 version view original size (click all sizes).


The Library of Congress website offers a multitude of historical images, many with no know restrictions on use. The 1903 William H. Rau stereograph is titled The Music prompts the dainty step.


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The purpose here is not to duplicate the original image, from the Library of Congress website, but to generate a downloadable animated gif to assist viewing and presentation. There are no known restrictions on use. Library of Congress item web page:


Technical details

The digital image was rotated until level (arbitrary) and the borders were cropped. Subsequent image rotations, resizing, alignment, and animated gif generation done with StereoPhotoMaker, a freeware program by Masuji Suto & David Sykes.

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Taken circa 1903