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Title [Mr. Munroe and Nellie in boat on Assabet River]
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date June 13, 1892
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. Nellie (Munroe) Austen and Alfred Monroe are seated in a rowboat on a river, surrounded by trees in bloom; Mr. Munroe holds a parasol. They are on the Assabet River in Concord, Massachusetts. The scenery is reflected in the still surface of the water.
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History Nellie (Munroe) Austen was photographer Alice Austen's aunt (married to Alice's uncle Peter). Alfred Munroe, a photographer who resided in Concord, Massachusetts, was Nellie's uncle.
Earliest Date 1892
Latest Date 1892
Subjects Rivers
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Austen, Nellie (Munroe)
Munroe, Alfred
Catalog Number 50.015.6138
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2013.
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