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Windmill, owned by Silas Swift

PC001.02.01.USMA.0980.0100.001 (RS82311)

Description

This is a windmill in Falmouth, Massachusetts with a group of people standing beneath it. There is a man fixing the blades, a group of people in a wagon and two men sitting with a dog. There is also a man and a woman standing behind a girl who is sitting in front of an easel sketching the windmill.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1890
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1917-04-10
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches
Dimensions
7 1/2x 9 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
180518
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0980.0100.001

Record details

Originator
Coolidge, Baldwin, 1845-1928 (Photographer)
Other People
Swift, Silas
Descriptive Terms
sketching
wagons (cargo vehicles)
windmills
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Places
Falmouth (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg.102-103

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