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Exterior view of the Profile House with the Salem Institute party, Franconia, N.H., Sept. 1877

PC001.02.01.USNH.0530.0040.001 (RS81356)

Description

An exterior view of a group of stage coaches outside the Profile House in Franconia, New Hampshire as they get ready to leave with the Salem Institute Party. Large teams of horses are hooked up to the stage coaches to pull them. There are two stage coach drivers, Charles Jones and Samuel Allard, standing next to one of the coaches.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1877-09
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1925-03-23
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 4 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches
Inscriptions
Edwin N. Peabody, Salem, Mass. 280 1/2 Essex Street / Salem Institute Party leaving Profile House Sept. 1877 / Stage driver #1: Charles Jones /Stage driver #2 Samuel Allard. (handwritten)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 7 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
173590
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USNH.0530.0040.001

Record details

Originator
Peabody, Edwin N., d. 1920 (Photographer)
Other People
Allard, Samuel
Jones, Charles
Descriptive Terms
exterior views
hotels (public accommodations)
stagecoaches
transportation
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Coach drivers
Places
Franconia (Grafton county, New Hampshire)
Places (Buildings)
Profile House (Franconia, N.H.)

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