|Title||Boathouse & shore|
|Object Name||Negative, Glass-plate|
|Photographer||Austen, E. Alice|
|Date||October 31, 1885|
|Collection||Alice Austen Photograph Collection|
Original glass plate negative. View of a rocky shoreline in the foreground; the boathouse of the Clifton Boat Club is in the distance, along the shore of New York Harbor. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "13 / Boathouse & shore / Cap off & on quickly / sunlight / Oct 31st 1885 / 10.20 A.M."
(Keywords: New York)
|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.
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
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