Ladies Reception Room

Ladies Reception Room

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on yellow cardstock; handwritten on verso "Ladies Reception Room"; single level building with covered wrap around porch, pitched roofline with at least two dormer windows; sign on side of building reads "Ladies Reception [Room]"; This building was once part of the Rocky Point Hotel and Amusement Park; several men standing around out front, man seated on stop of four-wheeled tank-cart wagon drawn by a draft horse, possibly hauling water/sewage/pesticide; unpaved road extending through center of image
Object Name
stereograph
date made
ca 1870-1890
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Warwick
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
2012.3033.0629
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0629
subject
Amusement Parks
Tourism
Men
Horses
Wagons
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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