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Men and boys digging clams, Provincetown, Mass., undated

PC001.03.01.TMP.038 (RS82380)

Description

The full-color postcard shows men and boys digging for clams. There is a large pile of clams and full baskets as well. Behind the workers is a marsh and the waterline.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date of Acquisition
1915-01-13
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
191185
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.038

Record details

Originator
Advocate (Provincetown, Mass.) (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
boys
laborers
men (male humans)
Material Type
photographs
postcards
Subjects
Clamming
Clams
Places
Provincetown (Barnstable 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. 10.

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