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Photograph of Nickels-Sortwell House

Description

Black and white photograph with black painted wood frame. Typed legend reads: Nickels-Sortwell House, Wiscasset, Maine. This picture taken in 1873 was given by Joseph Erskine who was born in the house in 1874. His father Sanuel [sic] Erskine owed [sic] the house at that time and used it as an Inn.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1873
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paint (coating)
photographic paper
plate glass
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Graphic Documents
Descriptive terms
black-and-white photographs
paint (coating)
Photograph
photographic paper
plate glass
Print, Photographic
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10 3/4 x 11 3/4 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.431
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
307912

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