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Description

View of 17th c. house w/ steeply raking roof, wood clapboarding and three chimneys in a rural setting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1922-1949
Inscriptions
Handwritten: ""Rebecca Nurse House/ Pine Street, Danvers, Massachusetts/ Acquired in 1927 by/ The Society For The Preservation of New England Antiquities/ As the Gift of the Rebecca Nurse Memorial Association/ Built about 1678 by/ Francis Nurse whose wife, Rebecca, was in 1692, hanged as a witch at Salem.
Material
gelatin silver prints
silver (metal)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
gelatin silver prints
House
houses
photographs
Print, Photographic
Seventeenth Century
silver (metal)
Silver Print
witchcraft
Witchcraft
People and organizations
Nurse House
Dimensions
17 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.15X
GUSN
54875

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