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1998.369 (RS22570)

Description

Five young women are posed in front of an outdoor backdrop. The women are wearing long dark dresses and tie up the front. Each is wearing a white scarf and has white anchors on their pockets, cuffs, and some on their collars. A flag initialed D.O.N. for "Daughters of Neptune" drapes across one woman. Frame: 1 in. gilt frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1887
Inscriptions
On the back of the photograph is written the names of the 5 Daughters of Neptune who were part of an advanced rowing society on the river. Photographed are Jane Tucker and Annie Greenleaf in the back from left to right. Eliza Wright (Holbrook) and Mary Sewall (Chas. Sewall's sister) are in the second row. And Carrie Knight sits on the floor.
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
albumen (egg white)
Object type
Art
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Albumen
albumen (egg white)
Club
photographs
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
portraits
Rowing
Sports
sports
People and organizations
Daughters of Neptune
Miss Jane Armstrong Tucker
Dimensions
6.125 x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.369
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18331

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