A view of the Canal shoreline and a family exhumes Native American graves at Bourne

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

undated

GUSN

GUSN-292521

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Description

A black and white view of the Cape Cod Canal shoreline, which shows a few people walking along the shoreline (top) and a black and white view of a family digging up old Native American graves at Bourne (bottom). The bottom image shows several of the family members exploring the grave, while some stand on the ground above, with one woman sporting a dark umbrella.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
shores (landforms)
walking
families
umbrellas
graves
photomechanical prints

Physical Description

2 black and white photomechanical reproductions; 7 x 9.25 inches

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Reference Code

MS028.04.027.047

Places

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

Record Details

Material Type

photomechanical prints

Subjects

Native Americans

Description Level

Item