The construction of the breakwater

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1909-06-00

GUSN

GUSN-291814

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Description

A black and white view of the early stages of construction on the breakwater for the Cape Cod Canal. The image shows two boats unloading granite into the ocean.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
ships
granite (rock)
construction (assembling)
photomechanical prints

Physical Description

1 black and white photomechanical reproduction; 6 x 4.5 inches

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Reference Code

MS028.04.027.002

Date Notes

Printed from a publication c. 1914.

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

Record Details

Material Type

photomechanical prints

Description Level

Item