Re-enactment of covered wagon trip

Description

A man and a woman sit in the driver's seat of a covered wagon in West Boylston, Massachusetts while re-enacting the migration of people from the Eastern part of the United States to the Western part. A sign written on the side of the wagon says "West Boylston Colonists Bound for Amhurst, Sacramento Valley, California". Three boys stand next to the covered wagon and each person wears a mask.

Details

Descriptive Terms

covered wagons
masks (costume)
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

103299 B Harlow (handwritten)

Physical Description

1 photograph ; 8 x 10 inches

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USMA.3230.0020.001

Image Dimensions

8 x 10 (HxW)(inches)

Places

West Boylston (Worcester county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Subjects

Historical reenactments
Horses

Description Level

Item