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Independence Day celebration, on the front lawn of Fort Meadow Pond Farm, Marlborough, Mass., July 4, 1888

PC001.02.01.USMA.1720.0010.001 (RS81233)

Description

A group of women, young children and men standing and sitting in front of a house at Fort Meadow Pond Farm in Marlborough, Massachusetts on July 4th, 1888. A banner is attached to the front of the house and the text reads "Welcome to the Birth Place of American Liberty 1775-1875".

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1888-07-04
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
1973-06-26
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches
Inscriptions
July 4th,1888. Ft. Meadow Pond Farm. Marlboro, MASS. Gath #3. (handwritten)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 9 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
172698
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.1720.0010.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Independence Day
banners
dwellings
freedom
houses
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Places
Marlborough (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Fort Meadow Reservoir (Middlesex county, Massachusetts) [reservoir] (Probably)
Places (Buildings)
Ft. Meadow Pond Farm (Marlborough, Mass.)

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