15. William Skinner's former Residence. (a wreck.), Skinnerville

15. William Skinner's former Residence. (a wreck.), Skinnerville

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on yellow cardstock; printed on verso "Stereoscopic Views of the / Great Disaster / On Mill River, in Hampshire Co., Mass. / SKinnerville. / 15. Wm. Skinner's former Residence. (a wreck.) / The above Views are Published and for sale by / J.A. French, / Portrait and Landscape Photographer / No. 10 Bridgman's Block. Keene, N.H. / Prices / Single View 25 Cts. One dozen $2.50. Full Set $6.00. / Forwarded to any Address, postage free. / All orders received will be promptly filled on receipt of Price. / The subject of this card is underlined."; printed on recto "Published by J.A. French, Keene, N.H. / Portrait and Landscape Photographer."; image capturing aftermath of Mill River flood; rocky, barren ground in foreground showing signs of disturbance; wreckage of a house being torn from it's foundation in midground
Object Name
date made
French, J. A.
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Williamsburg
associated place
United States: New Hampshire, Keene
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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