Gunning camp, Great Island

Description

This is a gunning or hunting camp in Wellfleet, Massachusetts where four men hunt ducks with rifles and a dog. The small building is behind where the men are standing and duck decoys are propped up against the side of the camp.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hunting
rifles (long guns)
camps (temporary settlements)
tools
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Inscription

1000 cards, collect, white back / 7005 (handwritten)
Imprint:Pub.for E.I. Nye Wellfleet, Mass. (typed)

Physical Description

1 photograph ; 4 1/2 x 6 inches

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

1932-07-04

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USMA.3200.0020.002

Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase

Image Dimensions

4 1/2 x 6 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Wellfleet (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

New England News Company (Photographic studio)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Subjects

Dogs
Decoys (Hunting)
Ducks

Description Level

Item