Purgatory Chasm, aka The Lovers' Leap

Purgatory Chasm, aka The Lovers' Leap

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on grey cardstock; handwritten on verso "Purgatory"; stamped on verso "From / Joshua A. Williams / New Port, R.I."; view looking down into steep chasm, rocky cliff face on either side topped by scrubby grass and brush; photographed by J.A. Williams
Object Name
stereograph
date made
mid-late 1800s
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Rhode Island, Middletown
associated place
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
2012.3033.0617
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0617
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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