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Captain Thomas Sandsbury near the shore with his boat, Tuckernuck Island, Mass., undated

PC001.02.01.USMA.1960.0460.001 (RS82319)

Description

Captain Sandsbury looks out to sea while leaning on a small boat. His small sailboat appears just off shore.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1928-02-28
Physical Description
1 photograph
Inscriptions
Capt. Thomas Sandsbury + his boat. Also caretaker of Dr. Bigelows place + afterward Capt. of Madaket Life Saving Station
Dimensions
4.5x 7.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
188197
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.1960.0460.001

Record details

Originator
Bigelow, William Sturgis, 1850-1926 (Photographer)
Other People
Sandsbury, Capt.
Descriptive Terms
captains (public officers)
men (male humans)
sailboats
shores (landforms)
transportation
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Places
Tuckernuck Island (Nantucket county, Massachusetts) [island]
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 119.

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