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Fishermen hauling in blackfish, location unknown, ca. 1900

PC001.02.02.2750.0100.001 (RS82310)

Description

Fishermen haul several blackfish, also known as pilot whales, onto the shore.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1900
Acquisition Type
Gift
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 6 1/2 x 8 inches
Dimensions
6 1/2x 8(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
180489
Reference Code
PC001.02.02.2750.0100.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
boats
fishing
labor
oceans
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Blackfish whales
Places
Cape Cod (Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [peninsula]
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg.100-101

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