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Title [The Grotto of Massabielle at Lourdes]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date August 9, 1909
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original film negative. Men and women fill rows of benches in front of the Grotto of Massabielle at Lourdes, France. At the front of the benches near the fence are several people in wheelchairs. There are two signs on the fence: "ENTREE" and "SORTIE".
(Keywords: Early Twentieth Century, Europe)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Earliest Date 1909
Latest Date 1909
Subjects Shrines
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 50.015.3636
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2013.
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