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Fishing and clamming equipment against delapidated wall, Biddeford Pool, Maine, 1883

PC001.02.03.TMP.040 (RS82335)

Description

Large photograph printed on a thin tissue paper. The image features an assortment of nets, buckets, anchors, oars, sails and a hull all piled in front of a delapidated building. It appears that there is a fish market on the right side of the image.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1883
Physical Description
1 photograph
Dimensions
4.75x 7.5(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
5.75x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
191262
Reference Code
PC001.02.03.TMP.040

Record details

Originator
Coolidge, Baldwin, 1845-1928 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
fishing
nets (objects)
oars
sails
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Clamming
Clams
Places
Biddeford (York county, Maine)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 22-23.Original in Special Photos - Geographic - Biddeford Pool, Maine [No such file in drawer, possibly Special Photos - Geographic - Maine ?]

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