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White Island Light, Isle of Shoals, N.H., undated

PC001.02.01.USNH.0820.0020.001 (RS82395)

Description

The photograph features the White Island Light and a complex of buildings surrounding the lighthouse. There is a small sailboat being pulled out of the water and a black dog plays in the shallows. A large home with three chimneys and an elaborate brim overlooks the rest of the complex.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
187934
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USNH.0820.0020.001

Record details

Originator
Peabody, Henry G. (Henry Greenwood), 1855-1951 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
lighthouses
sailboats
shores (landforms)
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Lobster traps
Places
Isles of Shoals (York county, Maine) [island]
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 34

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