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Snapshots of family and friends in Massachusetts and New York

Description

This leather-bound album holds 202 black-and-white snapshots from 1919-1933. Included are a number of shots of groups of girls taken throughout many years camping, playing, and traveling together. Also families and shots of individuals on Cape Cod, in Dorchester, Northfield, Massachusetts, and locations in New York and New Jersey. All clearly labeled with locations and people. Photographs include Camp Fire girls in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts and girls at a summer camp on lakes in Greenwood Lake and Arden, New York. Many show swimming and canoeing. There are beach scenes from Oak Bluffs and Wellfleet in Massachusetts and Asbury Park in New Jersey. Also buildings and people at Northfield Seminary. Outdoor winter scenes show people sledding and playing in the snow at Bear Mountain in New York.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1919-1933
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
2008-03-21
Physical Description
1 photograph album
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 239
GUSN
193808
Reference Code
PC009.239

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Arden, New York
Asbury Park, New Jersey
Bear Mountain, New York
Campfire Girls
Camping
Cape Cod
Dorchester, Massachusetts
Greenwood Lake, New York
New Jersey
New York
Northfield Seminary
Northfield, Massachusetts
Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts
Wellfleet, Massachusetts
bathing beaches
beaches
canoes
private schools (buildings)
sleds
summer
summer (season)
summer camp
summer camps
swimming
vacations
winter
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photograph albums
Places
Northfield (Franklin county, Massachusetts)
Cape Cod (Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [cape]
Massachusetts (United States)
Oak Bluffs (Martha's Vineyard, Dukes county, Massachusetts)
New York state (United States)
New Jersey (United States)
Location Note
photo albums 230,231,238,239

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