Bark HELEN MAR, New Bedford, Mass.

Description (Brief):

black and white stereograph mounted on yellow cardstock; printed on recto "S. F. Adams, Photographer. / Bark Helen Mar, New Bedford, Mass. / New Bedford, Mass."; barrels (possibly holding whale oil) in foreground; ship anchored in midground with men unloading it; ship partially visible at left with a multi level building in background; HELEN MAR was a whaling ship

Date Made: 1860s-1890s

Maker: Adams, Stephen F.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, New Bedford

Subject: Sailing Ships


See more items in: Work and Industry: Photographic History, Photography


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2012.3033.0285Nonaccession Number: 2012.3033Catalog Number: 2012.3033.0285

Object Name: stereograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm


Record Id: nmah_1852511

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