U.S.S. Harlan R. Dickson runs aground on the Cape Cod Canal

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1971-07-27

GUSN

GUSN-291686

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Description

A black and white view of the destroyer U.S.S. Harlan R. Dickson as it lies aground a short distance from the Cape Cod Canal shore. The image also shows a fisherman casting his line with his children playing on the rocks in the foreground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
destroyers
shores (landforms)
fishermen (people)
children (people by age group)
photographs

Physical Description

1 black and white photograph; 11 x 8.5 inches

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

MS028.04.022.051

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Sandwich (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Field Enterprises Inc.

Material Type

photographs

Description Level

Item