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Exterior view of a fishing storage shed, Biddeford, Maine, ca. 1880

PC001.02.01.USME.0210.0020.001 (RS81561)

Description

This is the exterior of a fishing storage shed in Biddeford Pool, Maine. There are tools, canvas, barrels and netting strewn on the platform leading into the building.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1880
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 5 x 8 inches
Inscriptions
50966-a similar from special photos 3567 + 3565 / No. 315 Series A / Made 1883 By Baldwin Coolidge / Recd 17 / Sept 1918 / From 3567 / Subject / Fishing / Gear / Biddeford Pool, Me (handwritten)
Dimensions
5x 8(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
179806
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USME.0210.0020.001

Record details

Originator
Coolidge, Baldwin, 1845-1928 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
barrels (containers)
canvas
exterior views
fishing
nets (objects)
sheds (storage structures)
storage
tools
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Places
Biddeford (York county, Maine)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 22-23
Location Note
Special photographs - Geo - Maine - Biddeford Pool

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