Exterior view of the Profile House with the Salem Institute party, Franconia, N.H., Sept. 1877

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1877-09

GUSN

GUSN-173590

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Description

An exterior view of a group of stage coaches outside the Profile House in Franconia, New Hampshire as they get ready to leave with the Salem Institute Party. Large teams of horses are hooked up to the stage coaches to pull them. There are two stage coach drivers, Charles Jones and Samuel Allard, standing next to one of the coaches.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hotels (public accommodations)
stagecoaches
exterior views
transportation
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

Edwin N. Peabody, Salem, Mass. 280 1/2 Essex Street / Salem Institute Party leaving Profile House Sept. 1877 / Stage driver #1: Charles Jones /Stage driver #2 Samuel Allard. (handwritten)

Physical Description

1 photograph ; 4 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

1925-03-23

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USNH.0530.0040.001

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

4 3/4 x 7 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Franconia (Grafton county, New Hampshire)

Record Details

Originator

Peabody, Edwin N., d. 1920 (Photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Other People

Jones, Charles
Allard, Samuel

Subjects

Coach drivers

Description Level

Item