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Old fish cart

PC001.02.01.USMA.1960.0080.001 (RS82396)

Description

This carte-de visite-depicts a group of children playing in an old wooden fish cart. The cart is located among the sand grass near a cluster of shingled cottages both on the shore and on the ledge above.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Abstract
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 114-115.\n
Acquisition Type
Gift
Physical Description
1 carte-de-visite
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
187932
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.1960.0080.001

Record details

Originator
Wyer's Nantucket Views (Nantucket, Mass.) (Vendor)
Descriptive Terms
beaches
children (people by age group)
leisure
play (recreation)
Material Type
cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
photographs
Places
Siasconset (Nantucket Island, Nantucket county, Massachusetts)

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