Life Saving Station at "Surf Side."

Life Saving Station at "Surf Side."

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on buff colored cardstock; photograph by J. Freeman; printed on recto "J. Freeman, / Nantucket. / Life Saving Station at "Surf Side.""; handwritten on verso "Gift of Mrs. Margaret Jewell / 23 Sept. 1942"; man standing in front of building wearing a 19th century diving suit without the helmet; two boats behind him in large building
Object Name
stereograph
date made
mid-late 1800s
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Nantucket Island
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
2012.3033.0556
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0556
subject
Diving
Men
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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