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Title Dunlap Cottage, where we stayed
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 1 1/2-story Victorian house in Marblehead Neck, Massachusetts. The house has a wrap-around porch. In the foreground is an unpaved road, with a stone wall at left. On the right is a young boy walking up the hill. A woman is seated on the porch, and another woman leans out from an upper floor window. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Stanley / 35 / 309 / Dunlap Cottage, where we / stayed / Fine, clear, sunny day / 9.50 am / W.L. 60 ft Inst / Friday June 17th 1892 / Marblehead Neck / Mass."
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History In the 1887 book "A Guide to Marblehead," Dunlap Cottage is listed as a boarding house "on the Neck."
Earliest Date 1892
Latest Date 1892
Subjects Hotels
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 50.015.6144
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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