A ship traverses an icy Cape Cod Canal

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1928-1938

GUSN

GUSN-290692

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Description

A black and white view of a ship as it travels down the Cape Cod Canal, which has undergone extensive freezing. The image shows the surrounding landscape covered with snow.

From Images of America: Cape Cod Canal, pg. 125: "Winter conditions complicate travel through the Cape Cod Canal in this 1986 photograph."

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
ships
ice
snow (precipitation)
photographs

Physical Description

1 black and white photograph; 9.5 x 6.5 inches

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

MS028.04.012.010

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

Record Details

Material Type

photographs

Description Level

Item