Construction of a breakwater

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

undated

Location Note

Box 7, Item 39

GUSN

GUSN-308988

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Description

A water crane maneuvers a large rock into a breakwater with the assistance of laborers on the beach, presumably working on the Cape Cod Canal. Additional vessels are seen in the distance.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
construction (assembling)
breakwaters
watercraft
laborers
lantern slides

Physical Description

1 lantern slide

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Reference Code

MS028.04.001.039

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

Record Details

Material Type

lantern slides

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Box 7, Item 39