Album 27: Views of the New England Coast by Henry Peabody

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-194135

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Description

This album includes ninety-eight photographs by Henry Peabody documenting harbors, shorelines, and prominent buildings from Hull, Mass., to Grand Manan, New Brunswick. The album includes images of lighthouses, hotels, bathing scenes, and wharves. The album appears to have been produced for the Detroit Publishing Company, circa 1900. Locations documented include: Hull, Nahant, and Gloucester, Mass.; Rye Beach, White Island Light, Church on Star Island, Isle of Shoals, and Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Kittery, York Harbor, York, Kennebunk River, Boon Island Light, Portland, Old Orchard Beach, Monhegan Island, Matinicus Light, Penobscot Bay, Mt. Desert, Bar Harbor, Cutler, and Quoddy Head, Maine; and Grand Manan, New Brunswick, Canada.

Details

Descriptive Terms

beaches
lighthouses
harbors
boats
coastlines
bathing suits
wharves
resorts
photograph albums

Additional Identification Number

Album Number 27

Physical Description

1 photograph album; 11 x 13 1/2

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

1947-02-21

Reference Code

PC009.027

Acquisition Type

Gift

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton, February 21, 1947.

Places

New Hampshire (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)
Maine (United States)
New Brunswick (Canada) [province]

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

photograph albums

Other People

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

Other Organizations

Detroit Publishing Co.

Descriptive Terms

Hull, MA
Nahant, Mass
Gloucester, Mass
Rye Beach, NH
White Island Light
Church on Star Island
Isle of Shoals, NH
Portsmouth, NH
Kittery, Maine
York, Maine
Kennebunk, Maine
Boon Island Light
Portland, Maine
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
Monhegan Island, Maine
Matinicus Light, Maine
Penobscot Bay
Mt. Desert, Maine
Bar Harbor, Maine
Cutler, Maine
Quoddy Head, Maine
Grand Manan, New Brunswick
Marlblehead, Mass
Cape Ann, Mass
Portsmouth, NH

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