Interior view of a duck blind in Ponkapoag, Canton, Mass., undated

Description

The interior view of a duck blind was created for hunting in Ponkapoag, Canton, Massachusetts. Wooden walls, a dirt floor, a building, a couple of benches and a wood box make up the stand. On the first bench ten ducks are resting amidst some other hunting tools. The second bench has a dog resting on it with a rifle propped up against the wall. Another rifle is across from the bench and is propped up against a tree.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rifles (long guns)
trees
blinds (shelters)
interior views
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

Ponkapoag, in Canton, Mass./ Duck stand / fr. Hadcock neg.coll./ Order Jan.14,1935 / BTI 020.
(handwritten)

Physical Description

1 photograph ; 5 x 8 inches

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USMA.0510.0040.001

Image Dimensions

5 x 8 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Ponkapoag (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Canton (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Hadcock, Henry L., 1855-1931 (Photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Subjects

Duck Stand

Description Level

Item