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Fisherman's Beach with boats and horse buggy, Swampscott, Mass., undated

PC001.03.01.TMP.029 (RS82173)

Description

Full color postcard depicting Swampscott's Fisherman's Beach. The beach is covered with boat hulls pulled up on to the sand near the row of beach-front homes. A horse drawn carriage is on a boat-ramp and picnickers sit at tables on grass above the beach.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1919-07-01
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
190932
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.029

Record details

Originator
New England News Company (Printer)
Descriptive Terms
beaches
boats
fishing
picnic benches
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
photographs
postcards
Places
Swampscott (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 57.Originial in Postcards - Swampscott, MA

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