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Cobbler, Isle Au Haut, Eastern Penobscot Bay, Maine, ca. 1896

PC007.TMP.001 (RS82347)

Description

This lantern slide features a cobbler and his shop, a small sailboat bedecked with signs and advertisements. The cobbler sits toward the bow with a shoe in his lap. The boat is tied to the shore (out of scene) and has a small dingy tied to the port-side.

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Details

Collection Name
Lantern slides collection
Collection Code
PC007
Dates
ca. 1896
Physical Description
1 lantern slide
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
188162
Reference Code
PC007.TMP.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
boots
cobblers
footwear
labor
sailboats
shoes (footwear)
shores (landforms)
Material Type
lantern slides
photographs
Subjects
Dog
Places
Isle Au Haut (Knox county, Maine)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 16-17

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