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Crowd on ferry pier, Provincetown, Mass., undated

PC001.02.01.USMA.2400.0040.001 (RS81265)

Description

This is a line of men, women and children getting off or getting onto a ship from Provincetown, Massachusetts. The bridge is used for the railroad as there are tracks on the left hand side of it. In the distance there are other ships and boats on the ocean.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1933-02-28
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches
Inscriptions
Railroad wharf at boat time / No. 916 (handwritten)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 8 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
174259
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.2400.0040.001

Record details

Originator
Thomson & Thomson (Boston, Mass.) (Photographic studio)
Descriptive Terms
ferries
harbors
oceans
railroad bridges
transportation
travelers
waterfronts
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Places
Provincetown (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)

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