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Title Rocks, Castle rock in distance
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date June 17, 1892
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. View of a rocky shoreline in Marblehead Neck, Massachusetts, with the Atlantic Ocean at left. In the background in the upper right a house is faintly visible. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Stanley / 35 / 307 / Rocks, Castle rock in distance / Fine, clear sunny day / 9.40 am / W.L. 60 ft / Friday June 17th 1892 / Marblehead Neck."
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Earliest Date 1892
Latest Date 1892
Subjects Waterfronts
Landscape photographs
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 50.015.6142
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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