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Album 27: Views of the New England Coast by Henry Peabody

PC009.027 (RS247043)

Description

This album includes ninety-eight photographs by Henry Peabody documenting harbors, shorelines, and prominent buildings from Hull, Mass., to Grand Manan, New Brunswick. The album includes images of lighthouses, hotels, bathing scenes, and wharves. The album appears to have been produced for the Detroit Publishing Company, circa 1900. Locations documented include: Hull, Nahant, and Gloucester, Mass.; Rye Beach, White Island Light, Church on Star Island, Isle of Shoals, and Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Kittery, York Harbor, York, Kennebunk River, Boon Island Light, Portland, Old Orchard Beach, Monhegan Island, Matinicus Light, Penobscot Bay, Mt. Desert, Bar Harbor, Cutler, and Quoddy Head, Maine; and Grand Manan, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
ca. 1900
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1947-02-21
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 11 x 13 1/2
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Album Number: 27
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton, February 21, 1947.
GUSN
194135
Reference Code
PC009.027

Record details

Originator
Peabody, Henry G. (Henry Greenwood), 1855-1951 (Photographer)
Other People
Peabody, Henry G. (Henry Greenwood), 1855-1951
Other Organizations
Detroit Publishing Co.
Descriptive Terms
Bar Harbor, Maine
Boon Island Light
Cape Ann, Mass
Church on Star Island
Cutler, Maine
Gloucester, Mass
Grand Manan, New Brunswick
Hull, MA
Isle of Shoals, NH
Kennebunk, Maine
Kittery, Maine
Marlblehead, Mass
Matinicus Light, Maine
Monhegan Island, Maine
Mt. Desert, Maine
Nahant, Mass
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
Penobscot Bay
Portland, Maine
Portsmouth, NH
Quoddy Head, Maine
Rye Beach, NH
White Island Light
York, Maine
bathing suits
beaches
boats
coastlines
harbors
lighthouses
resorts
wharves
Material Type
photograph albums
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)
Maine (United States)
New Brunswick (Canada) [province]

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