Photograph of Nickels-Sortwell House

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1873

GUSN

GUSN-307912

Description

Black and white photograph with black painted wood frame. Typed legend reads: Nickels-Sortwell House, Wiscasset, Maine. This picture taken in 1873 was given by Joseph Erskine who was born in the house in 1874. His father Sanuel [sic] Erskine owed [sic] the house at that time and used it as an Inn.

Details

Descriptive Terms

black-and-white photographs
photographic paper
plate glass
wood (plant material)
paint (coating)
Photograph
Print, Photographic
Print, Photographic

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Documentary Artifacts; Graphic Documents

Dimensions

10 3/4 x 11 3/4 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.431