The Pilgrim House, Provincetown, Massachusetts

Description (Brief):

black and white stereograph; printed on verso "Nickerson, / Provincetown, / Mass."; by George H. Nickerson; image of a three and a half level structure with white siding, black shutters on the windows and a wide front porch; front porch is occupied by several men and women; sign on building reads "Pilgrim House." which used to be an entertainment spot in Provincetown, MA, the Pilgrim House is still in operation though the original structure burned down in 1990

Date Made: 1860s-1880s

Maker: Nickerson, George Hathaway

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Provincetown

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2012.3033.0352Nonaccession Number: 2012.3033Catalog Number: 2012.3033.0352

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_1852578

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