No. 1226. South View of Nantucket, from the Tower

Description (Brief):

black and white stereograph mounted on yellow cardstock; printed on verso "Photographed and Published by / Kilburn Brothers, ---- Littleton, N.H."; handwritten on verso in black ink and pencil "South view of Nantucket / Orange Street. Bay View House / Cupola in the distance. / 1874. / Wouth view of Nantucket. Orange / street. Bay view home cupola / in the distance. 1874 / Gift of Newton Mackintosh / 4 Jan. 1927"; printed on recto "No. 1226. South View of Nantucket, from the Tower."; view from high vantage point looking out across rooftops of a town, ocean harbor in distance; street running from foreground to midground just left of center, lone horse drawn wagon about half-way down street

Date Made: 1874

Maker: Kilburn Brothers

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Nantucket Island, NantucketAssociated Place: United States: New Hampshire, Littleton

Subject: City landscapeStreetHorsesWagons


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2012.3033.0576Nonaccession Number: 2012.3033Catalog Number: 2012.3033.0576

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_1899696

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