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1998.1254 (RS22350)

Description

The photo is mounted in a white painted frame w/ gilt highlights. In this photograph, 3 horse-drawn carriages are captured while paused along a road that was probably blasted from the cliff. There is a drop off into a valley & Mt. Abram looms in the background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1890
Inscriptions
Printed in white ink? on bottom left corner: ?--no inscription recorded. On a label on the back of the photograph, it reads: ""James W. Peacock,/ Dealer in Picture Frames, Art Goods,/ Stationery, Toys, Novelties and/ Musical Goods,/ Sewing Goods,/ Sewing Machines,/ Needles & Repairs,/ No. 5 Depot Square/ Gardiner, ME.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
albumen (egg white)
photographs
Object type
Art
Places
Colorado (United States)
Descriptive terms
Albumen
albumen (egg white)
Carriage
carriages (vehicles)
landscapes (representations)
photographs
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
Unidentified Photograph
People and organizations
James W. Peacock
Martha (Patty) Tucker
Dimensions
23.5 x 28.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1254
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18569

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