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Title Dingman's Ferry
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date ca. 1900
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. View of a four-wheeled horse-drawn carriage on an unpaved road next to a two-story stone house. Gertrude Tate and an unidentified man sit in the carriage, which contains two trunks in the back. One of the trunks has inscription "H.M. Tate". Location is Dingman's Ferry, Pennsylvania.
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History The inscription on the negative sleeve for this photograph indicates that the trunks seen in the carriage are filled with photographic equipment.
Earliest Date 1900
Latest Date 1910
Subjects Carriages & coaches
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Tate, Gertrude
Catalog Number 50.015.6360
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, April 2013.
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