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Title Boat house front, from dock
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date September 29, 1890
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. View of the boathouse and dock of the Clifton Boat Club, Staten Island, as seen from a second dock farther from the shore. Inscription "E.A.A" in lower left corner. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Seed / 26 / No. 76 / Boat house front, from dock / Fine windy day. / 9.45 am 60 ft / D. / Monday Sept 29th / 1890."
(Keywords: New York)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History The boathouse of the Clifton Boat Club was located on the Staten Island shoreline just north of the Austen family's home.
Earliest Date 1890
Latest Date 1890
Subjects Boathouses
Boat clubs
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 50.015.5866
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.
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