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Life-saving team standing around a surfboat on the beach, Marshfield, Mass., undated

PC001.02.01.USMA.1730.0040.001 (RS82098)

Description

Members of a life-saving crew stand around a surfboat on skids at the edge of the water on the beach at Marshfield, Massachusetts. Six of the eight men wear life jackets, and two of them wear thigh boots. A dog lies curled up on the rocky beach near the boat.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-08-22
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white
Inscriptions
1553 (handwritten)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
170183
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.1730.0040.001

Record details

Originator
Howard, L. B. (Lysander Bradford), 1830-1922 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
beaches
government
life preservers
life-saving
surfboats
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Lifeboat crew members
Places
Marshfield (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)

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