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Coal wharves, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 1907

PC001.02.01.USNH.1380.0080.001 (RS82353)

Description

An image of the coal wharves in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Steam boats and large sailing ships share the docks, factories line the shore and a ferry slips through the harbor.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1907
Physical Description
1 photograph
Dimensions
8x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
189512
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USNH.1380.0080.001

Record details

Originator
Peabody, Henry G. (Henry Greenwood), 1855-1951 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
coal
ferries
harbors
ports
transportation
wharves
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Places
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 33Original also in Peabody Album 27.

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