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Wrecked Bark Frances

PC001.04.02.4750.002 (RS82307)

Description

The stereograph depicts the "Frances", after her wreck, half sunk. A crowd of tourists are visiting the wreck as it sits right at the shoreline.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Physical Description
1 stereo view
Dimensions
3.5x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
188200
Reference Code
PC001.04.02.4750.002

Record details

Originator
Goss, F. Percy (Printer)
Other People
Nickerson, George Hathaway, 1835-1890
Descriptive Terms
events
sailing ships
sand
shipwrecks
tourism
Material Type
photographs
stereographs
Places
Provincetown (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Frances (Sailing Ship)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 93 Original in either: Stereo Views - Provincetown, Ma - wreck "Frances" OR Stereo Views - Subjects - Shipping - Sailing vessels - Wrecks
Publisher Series
Cape Cod views

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