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Interior view of a duck blind in Ponkapoag, Canton, Mass., undated

PC001.02.01.USMA.0510.0040.001 (RS81203)

Description

The interior view of a duck blind was created for hunting in Ponkapoag, Canton, Massachusetts. Wooden walls, a dirt floor, a building, a couple of benches and a wood box make up the stand. On the first bench ten ducks are resting amidst some other hunting tools. The second bench has a dog resting on it with a rifle propped up against the wall. Another rifle is across from the bench and is propped up against a tree.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 5 x 8 inches
Inscriptions
Ponkapoag, in Canton, Mass./ Duck stand / fr. Hadcock neg.coll./ Order Jan.14,1935 / BTI 020.
(handwritten)
Dimensions
5x 8(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
173402
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0510.0040.001

Record details

Originator
Hadcock, Henry L., 1855-1931 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
blinds (shelters)
interior views
rifles (long guns)
trees
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Duck Stand
Places
Ponkapoag (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Canton (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)

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