View of Salem Harbor, 1629; 18th C. print


View of Salem Harbor, 1629; 18th C. print; engraved by Leizett (?). Depicts sailing ships in harbor and harbor activities. Prominence of sails reminds viewer of importance of the textile arts of sails and cordage in commerce and transportation by ship before steam power.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.T14707.000Catalog Number: T14707.000

Object Name: print


Record Id: nmah_642457

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