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View of harbor from elevator, Bridgeport, Conn., 1905

PC001.03.01.TMP.018 (RS82266)

Description

Full color postcard depicting Bridgeport Harbor. There are fishing steamers, barges, yachts and the "Waterbury" paddle wheel docked along the many piers and wharves. The top of the postcard is inscribed with a partially illegible note.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1905
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
189821
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.018

Record details

Originator
H.C. Leighton, Co. (Portland, Me.) (Tailor)
Descriptive Terms
barges (flat-bottomed watercraft)
dockyards
fishing vessels
harbors
transportation
yachts
Material Type
photographs
postcards
Places
Bridgeport Harbor (Fairfield county, Connecticut) [harbor]
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg.134. Original in Postcards - Bridgeport, CT

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