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Looking down Mill River, from the site of O. G. Spellman's Button Mould Factory, Williamsburg

Looking down Mill River, from the site of O. G. Spellman's Button Mould Factory, Williamsburg

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black and white stereograph mounted on yellow cardstock; printed on verso "Looking down Mill River, from the site of O. G. Spellman's Button Mould Factory--Williamsburg / The subject represented by this view is UNDERLINED." along with other available views; printed on recto "The Mill River Valley. / Chas. Pollock, Boston, Publisher. / Inundated May 16, 1874 / C. Seaver, Jr., Photographer"; river extending through image from left midground to right foreground, surrounded by rocky bank; houses on far bank and on top of hill in background
Object Name
stereograph
date made
1874
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Northampton, Leeds
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
2012.3033.0750
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0750
subject
Floods
Disasters
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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