View of Shelburne Falls

View of Shelburne Falls

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on light grey cardstock; printed on verso "Stereographs / of / Shelburne Falls & Vicinity, / Photographed by / J.K. Patch, / Shelburne Falls, - - Mass."; image from elevated vantage point overlooking Shelburne Falls on the Deerfield River; river extends through center of image from foreground to midground before curving out of view; falls are in center, midground; large buildings, most likely mills, flank river in midground; sporadic grouping of houses in background at base of hill indicates presence of a small town
Object Name
date made
mid-late 1800s
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Shelburne Falls
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
River scenes & river life
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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