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Cape Cod Ship Canal, cabinet card of a bucket dredge with men standing on the upper deck, Sandwich, Mass.

MS028.04.014.005 (RS170798)

Description

One of a series of caninet cards by the Provincetown photographers Nickerson & Smith showing a bucket dredge with men standing on the upper deck, Sandwich, Mass. Hopper buckets on the left side of the dredge would scoop up mud and dump into discharge pipes.

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
1884-1889, undated
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
291126
Reference Code
MS028.04.014.005

Record details

Originator
Nickerson, George Hathaway, 1835-1890 (Photographer)
Smith, William
Descriptive Terms
buckets (construction equipment)
dredgers (watercraft)
hoppers
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

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