Coal wharves, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 1907

Description

An image of the coal wharves in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Steam boats and large sailing ships share the docks, factories line the shore and a ferry slips through the harbor.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wharves
ferries
harbors
coal
transportation
ports
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USNH.1380.0080.001

Image Dimensions

8 x 10 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)

Record Details

Originator

Peabody, Henry G. (Henry Greenwood), 1855-1951 (Photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Accruals Note

W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 33Original also in Peabody Album 27.

Description Level

Item