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View at the First Beach, Newport

View at the First Beach, Newport

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on yellow cardstock; printed on label on verso "View at the First Beach, / Newport, R.I. / Photographed by J.A. Williams"; printed on verso "From / Joshua A. Williams' / Photograph and Carte de Visite Rooms, / Formerly Mr. Vore's Ice Cream Saloon, / Sign of Red Cart and Camera, / Touro Street, / P.O. Box 507 Newport, R.I."; unpaved road traversing center line of image from foreground to background, sandy path to wright of road and houses lining patch; unpaved road leads to beach in background with ocean on left, waves crashing into beach
Object Name
stereograph
date made
mid-late 1800s
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Rhode Island, Newport
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
2012.3033.0616
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0616
subject
Beaches
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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