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Stereograph of a preacher and a group of singers at a camp meeting, Northampton, Mass., undated

PC001.04.01.USMA.1300.0010.001 (RS81501)

Description

A preacher stands at the pulpit in the tabernacle on the grounds of a camp meeting in Northampton, Massachusetts. A quotation from the second book of Corinthians, chapter six, verse two is inscribed on the back wall: "Now is the accepted time". A group of women and men, who are probably singers or a choir, sit on the dais and the stairs leading to it. Pews are arranged around the chapel.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date of Acquisition
1931-02-28
Physical Description
1 stereograph ; 3 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches
Inscriptions
View of the preacher's stand & singers at the Northampton M.E. campground (handwritten)
Mrs. Geo. F. Smith, Williamsburg, Mass. (handwritten)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
175758
Reference Code
PC001.04.01.USMA.1300.0010.001

Record details

Originator
Goldsmith & Lazelle Photographers (Springfield, Mass.) (Photographic studio)
Descriptive Terms
campgrounds
events
pews
preachers
pulpits
singers
tabernacles (liturgical containers)
tents (portable buildings)
Material Type
photographs
stereographs
Subjects
Camp meetings
Places
Northampton (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Stereo views - Geo - Massachusetts - Northampton

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