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Fish market

PC001.04.01.USMA.1270.0240.001 (RS1354)

Description

A painted sign depicting an interior view of a fish market hangs above the entrance to a fish market in Newburyport, Massachusetts. Various kinds of fish and a mackerel shark are on display as well as clams in baskets.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1870
Physical Description
1 stereograph
Dimensions
3.25x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 001354
AccessID: 2119
Other identifier: HNEDID-001354
GUSN
191137
Reference Code
PC001.04.01.USMA.1270.0240.001

Record details

Originator
McIntosh, H. P. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
business (commercial function)
fish markets
paintings (visual works)
Material Type
photographs
stereographs
Subjects
Clams
Mackerel sharks
cod (fish)
Places
Newburyport (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Fish Market (Newburyport, Mass.)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 40.
Publisher Series
Views of Newburyport and vicinity
Location Note
Stereo views - Massachusetts - Newburyport.

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