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The ancestral cradle

PC039.USMA.10.003 (RS18585)

Description

Photographer Wallace Nutting staged this scene of a model in period costume rocking a cradle on the hearth of a fireplace and a girl in period costume peeling apples in the Rugg-Dennett House, also known as the Rugg-Gates-Dennett House, in Framingham, Massachusetts.

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Details

Collection Name
Wallace Nutting photographic collection, 1910s-1930s
Collection Code
PC039
Dates
ca. 1914
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white, hand-tinted ; 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches
Finding Aid Info
Paper finding aid available in the Library and Archives.
Dimensions
7 1/2x 9 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000383
AccessID: 581
Other identifier: HNEDID-000383
Nutting studio number: 3076
GUSN
195251
Reference Code
PC039.USMA.10.003

Record details

Originator
Nutting, Wallace, 1861-1941 (photographer)
Descriptive Terms
apple (fruit)
cradles (children's beds)
families
floor coverings
hand coloring
hearths
infants
pets
sleeping and reclining furniture
staged photographs
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
apple peeling
cats (domestic cats)
Places
Framingham (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Rugg-Dennett House (Framingham, Mass.)
Location Note
Wallace Nutting Collection: Massachusetts Hand Tinted: Folder E-H

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