Wreck on the South Shore

Wreck on the South Shore

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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"; handwritten on verso "Wreck on the South Shore / Gift of Est. of Dr. Wm. Sturgis Bigelow / 4 June 1927"; this is possibly an alternate view of the Bark W. F. MARSHALL; three masted ship keeling over in the surf at the shoreline, several lines attached to masts of ship to points on shore out of frame; people gathered on beach along shoreline at right
Object Name
stereograph
date made
mid-late 1800s
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Nantucket Island, Nantucket
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
2012.3033.0572
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0572
subject
Sailing Ships
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National Museum of American History
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