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Beach scene with boys in swimming costumes, Martha's Vineyard, Mass., undated

PC001.04.01.USMA.1090.0010.001 (RS82251)

Description

This stereo view depicts visitors on a Martha's Vineyard beach and boys in swimming costumes sit in the surf. Men and women in everyday clothing stand on the beach. One of the women wears a hat with a full netted veil. The men wear three-piece suits with the exception of a soldier.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1929-02-28
Physical Description
1 stereograph
Dimensions
3.5x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
190818
Reference Code
PC001.04.01.USMA.1090.0010.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
bathhouses (water recreation structures)
bathing beaches
boys
recreation
shores (landforms)
soldiers
Material Type
photographs
stereographs
Places
Martha's Vineyard (Dukes 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. 120-121. Original in Stereoviews - Martha's Vineyard, MA

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