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Cape Cod Ship Canal, cabinet card showing a line of workers with shovels and wheelbarrows during the construction of the Cape Cod Canal

MS028.04.014.006 (RS170806)

Description

One of a series of caninet cards by the Provincetown photographers Nickerson & Smith showing a line of workers with shovels and wheelbarrows during the hand digging of sections of the Cape Cod Canal.

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
predominant 1880-1889
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 black & white, Cabinet card, 4.5" x 7"
Dimensions
4.5x 6.75 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
291121
Reference Code
MS028.04.014.006

Record details

Originator
Nickerson, George Hathaway, 1835-1890
Smith, William
Descriptive Terms
shovels
wheelbarrows
workers
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

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