No. 321 Intr. Hermit's House". Quidnet, Nantucket

Description (Brief):

black and white stereograph mounted on yellow cardstock; photograph by C.H. Shute & Son; printed on verso "Photographed and Published by / C.H. Shute & Son, Edgartown, Mass. / Views of Martha's Vineyard Camp Ground, Oak Bluffs, Highlands, Gay Head, Edgartown, Kalama, Vineyard Haven, Nantucket, A Whaling Voyage and other views. At Wholesale and Retail."; printed on recto "No. 321 Intr. Hermit's House". Quidnet, Nantucket."; interior of a home; room is very cluttered, tools hanging on wooden walls, floor covered in buckets, baskets and boxes, brick fireplace at right; elderly man seated in a rocker in profile at center of image, book on his lap; he is wearing jeans, button down shirt and cap, he has long white hair and a long white beard

Date Made: 1875

Maker: C. H. Shute & Son

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Nantucket Island, QuidnetAssociated Place: United States: Massachusetts, Martha's Vineyard, Edgartown

Subject: ElderlyMen


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2012.3033.0581Nonaccession Number: 2012.3033Catalog Number: 2012.3033.0581

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_1899701

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