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Lower Main Street, looking west, Nantucket

Lower Main Street, looking west, Nantucket

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on orange cardstock; handwritten on verso twice, once in blue ink and the other in pencil "Lower Main St. / looking west"; printed on recto "Thos. P. Stiff, / Views of Nantucket"; photograph by Thomas P. Stiff; view looking down cobblestone(?) street, flanked on both sides by two level buildings with trees out front framing the street; at center in background is a two level home; a man with two boys standing in the center of the street; left side and right side image were not cut in the same place, left side image shows a white building at the right, while the opposite image does not
Object Name
stereograph
date made
mid-late 1800s
place made
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
2012.3033.0580
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0580
subject
Street
Men
Boys
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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