No. 1226. South View of Nantucket, from the Tower

No. 1226. South View of Nantucket, from the Tower

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black and white stereograph mounted on yellow cardstock; printed on verso "Photographed and Published by / Kilburn Brothers, ---- Littleton, N.H."; handwritten on verso in black ink and pencil "South view of Nantucket / Orange Street. Bay View House / Cupola in the distance. / 1874. / Wouth view of Nantucket. Orange / street. Bay view home cupola / in the distance. 1874 / Gift of Newton Mackintosh / 4 Jan. 1927"; printed on recto "No. 1226. South View of Nantucket, from the Tower."; view from high vantage point looking out across rooftops of a town, ocean harbor in distance; street running from foreground to midground just left of center, lone horse drawn wagon about half-way down street
Object Name
stereograph
date made
1874
maker
Kilburn Brothers
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Nantucket Island, Nantucket
associated place
United States: New Hampshire, Littleton
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
2012.3033.0576
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0576
subject
City landscape
Street
Horses
Wagons
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