View of Salem Harbor, 1629; 18th C. print

View of Salem Harbor, 1629; 18th C. print

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View of Salem Harbor, 1629; 18th C. print; engraved by Leizett (?). Depicts sailing ships in harbor and harbor activities. Prominence of sails reminds viewer of importance of the textile arts of sails and cordage in commerce and transportation by ship before steam power.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
ID Number
TE.T14707.000
catalog number
T14707.000
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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