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Chequesset Inn, Wellfleet, Mass.

PC001.03.01.TMP.011 (RS82217)

Description

Full color postcard depicting the Chequesset Inn. The image is taken from the beach, looking out toward the pier on which the hotel is built. There are many small vessels sailing close to shore.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1919-05-24
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
189536
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.011

Record details

Originator
Souvenir Publishing Co. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
boats
commercial buildings
flags
hotels (public accommodations)
inns
Material Type
photographs
postcards
Places
Wellfleet (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Chequesset Inn (Wellfleet, Mass.)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 95 The original is in Postcards - Wellfleet, MA

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