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Brant Point Lighthouse

Brant Point Lighthouse

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on mint green cardstock; photograph by Charles H. Shute & Son; handwritten on verso "Brant Point Lighthouse / July 1875"; printed on verso "Stereoscopic Views' / of / Nantucket. / By C. H. Shute & Son., Edgartown, Mass." with list of additional views available; barren sandy ground in foreground; lighthouse with several buildings in center, midground; lighthouse and immediately attached building are dark in color while the walkways to a smaller building to the left are painted white; barn/shed at right
Object Name
stereograph
date made
1875-07
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Nantucket Island, Brant Point
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Martha's Vineyard, Edgartown
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
2012.3033.0564
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0564
subject
Lighthouses
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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