PompeiiinPictures

Sul Vesuvio. On Vesuvius.

 

History and eruptions    Vesuvius Transport   On Vesuvius   Views of Vesuvius

 

Vesuvius, about 1880. A family and their guides on the lava. 
Photo title at bottom is “8129 Vesuvio - Cratere. G. Sommer – Napoli”. 
The handwritten note says “Spitze des Vesuv”.
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, inventory number P1981.398 (Public Domain).
See https://sammlungonline.mkg-hamburg.de/de/object/8129-Vesuvio---Cratere/P1981.398/mkg-e00135740

Vesuvius, about 1880. A family and their guides on the lava.

Photo title at bottom is “8129 Vesuvio - Cratere. G. Sommer – Napoli”.

The handwritten note says “Spitze des Vesuv”.

Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, inventory number P1981.398 (Public Domain).

See https://sammlungonline.mkg-hamburg.de/de/object/8129-Vesuvio---Cratere/P1981.398/mkg-e00135740

 

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Vesuvius viewed from across the bay. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Vesuvius viewed from across the bay. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Looking up to summit from a waterside location. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Looking up to summit from a waterside location.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, 1902-3. Photo of goats and goatherd on the lava. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, 1902-3. Photo of goats and goatherd on the lava. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. View of Vesuvius across the lava with newly opened electric light railway in the mid distance.
Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. View of Vesuvius across the lava with newly opened electric light railway in the mid distance.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Lava field. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Lava field. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. A family member carried in a sedan-chair. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. A family member carried in a sedan-chair. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. A family and their guides on the lava. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. A family and their guides on the lava. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Crater. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Crater. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Photo from back of carriage on road to Pompeii.
Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Photo from back of carriage on road to Pompeii. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Herd of goats and goatherd met travelling back by carriage on the road to Pompeii.
Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, August 27, 1904. Herd of goats and goatherd met travelling back by carriage on the road to Pompeii.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, 10th May 1923. Photo taken on rim of crater. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, 10th May 1923. Photo taken on rim of crater. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, 1928. Photo taken on the edge of the crater. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, 1928. Photo taken on the edge of the crater. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, 1928. Photo taken by the restaurant. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, 1928. Photo taken by the restaurant. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, July 1930. New crater formed on Vesuvius. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.
On the rear is a newspaper brief dated 31st July 1930 which says “new cone formed by the strange lava which has come forth from Mt. Vesuvius during its recent eruptions.
Volcanic eruptions were followed by earthquakes which took toll of 15,000 lives in Italian cities.”

Vesuvius, July 1930. New crater formed on Vesuvius. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, 1934. View to summit with funicular. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, 1934. View to summit with funicular. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius 1934. Vesuvius rim, looking across lava to cone. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius 1934. Vesuvius rim, looking across lava to cone. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius 1934. Crater with cone. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius 1934. Crater with cone. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, March 2010. Path to rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, March 2010. Path to rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. Path at rim, in the mist. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, June 2010. Path at rim, in the mist. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. Path at rim, in the sun. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, June 2010. Path at rim, in the sun. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, March 2010. Coming back from rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, March 2010. Coming back from rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. The sign reads La Capannuccia (the little hut), quota (at an altitude of) 1167slm. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, June 2010. The sign reads La Capannuccia (the little hut), quota (at an altitude of) 1167slm. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. La Capannuccia (the little hut) with parked car. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, June 2010. La Capannuccia (the little hut) with parked car. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius crater, 1970. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J70f0835

Vesuvius crater, 1970. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J70f0835

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. Rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, June 2010. Rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. Crater rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, June 2010. Crater rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. Crater. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, June 2010. Crater. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. Lava. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava outcrop. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0040

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava outcrop. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0040

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. Lava. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava outcrop. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0041

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava outcrop. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0041

 

Vesuvius, 1972. Revegetated lava. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0042

Vesuvius, 1972. Revegetated lava. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0042

 

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava landscape. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0043

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava landscape. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0043

 

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava slope. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0044

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava slope. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0044

 

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava cliff. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0045

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava cliff. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0045

 

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0046

Vesuvius, 1972. Lava. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0046

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. Lava. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, June 2010. Lava. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, 1972. View across road to plain below. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0047

Vesuvius, 1972. View across to plain below. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0047

 

Vesuvius, 1972. Vegetated slopes. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0048

Vesuvius, 1972. Vegetated slopes. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0048

 

Vesuvius lava, 1972. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0049

Vesuvius lava, 1972. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0049

 

Vesuvius, 1972. Osservatorio Vulcanologico Vesuviano (Vesuvius Volcanological Observatory). 
Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0050

Vesuvius, 1972. Osservatorio Vulcanologico Vesuviano (Vesuvius Volcanological Observatory).

Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0050

 

Vesuvius, June 2012. Observatory with plaque above the door: Reale Osservatorio Vesuviano (Royal Vesuvius Observatory). 
Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.
The upper plaque at roof level commemorates its founding in 1841, by Ferdinando II of Bourbon, King of The Two Sicilies.
It is the oldest volcanology observatory in the world. 
The Vesuvius Observatory is responsible for monitoring of active volcanoes such as Vesuvius, Campi Flegrei and Ischia.
Now it is home to the Naples branch of the Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV), the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology.

Vesuvius, June 2012. Observatory with plaque above the door: Reale Osservatorio Vesuviano (Royal Vesuvius Observatory).

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

The upper plaque at roof level commemorates its founding in 1841, by Ferdinando II of Bourbon, King of The Two Sicilies.

It is the oldest volcanology observatory in the world.

The Vesuvius Observatory is responsible for monitoring of active volcanoes such as Vesuvius, Campi Flegrei and Ischia.

Now it is home to the Naples branch of the Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV), the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology.

 

Vesuvius Observatory. 1880 drawing by Luigi Palmieri.
See Palmieri L., 1880. Il Vesuvio e la sua storia. Milano: Tipografia Faverio, p. 65.

Vesuvius Observatory. 1880 drawing by Luigi Palmieri.

See Palmieri L., 1880. Il Vesuvio e la sua storia. Milano: Tipografia Faverio, p. 65.

 

Vesuvius, June 2010. Looking down to the Observatory and the plain below. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, June 2010. Looking down to the Observatory and the plain below. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

Vesuvius, 1972. View from slopes. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski. 
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
J72f0051

Vesuvius, 1972. View from slopes. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

J72f0051

 

Vesuvius, March 2010. View from rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

Vesuvius, March 2010. View from rim. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

 

History and eruptions    Vesuvius Transport   On Vesuvius   Views of Vesuvius

 

 

 

 

The low resolution pictures on this site are copyright © of Jackie and Bob Dunn and MAY NOT IN ANY CIRCUMSTANCES BE USED FOR GAIN OR REWARD COMMERCIALLY. On concession of the Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali - Parco Archeologico di Pompei. It is declared that no reproduction or duplication can be considered legitimate without the written authorization of the Parco Archeologico di Pompei.

Le immagini fotografiche a bassa risoluzione pubblicate su questo web site sono copyright © di Jackie e Bob Dunn E NON POSSONO ESSERE UTILIZZATE, IN ALCUNA CIRCOSTANZA, PER GUADAGNO O RICOMPENSA COMMERCIALMENTE. Su concessione del Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali - Parco Archeologico di Pompei. Si comunica che nessun riproduzione o duplicazione può considerarsi legittimo senza l'autorizzazione scritta del Parco Archeologico di Pompei.

Ultimo aggiornamento - Last updated: 28-Jul-2019 23:43