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Title [Windmill in Dordrecht, The Netherlands]
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date 1909 copyright
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. View of a windmill in the distance, with water in the foreground. A sailboat, several buildings, and trees in bloom are also in the view. Printed inscription in lower left corner: "COPYRIGHTED ALICE AUSTEN 1909."
(Keywords: Europe, Early Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History The Staten Island Historical Society's Alice Austen collection also contains a vintage colorized print of this photograph. According to the book "Alice's World," Alice Austen was so pleased with this photograph that she copyrighted it and presented prints to friends.
Earliest Date 1903
Latest Date 1908
Subjects Windmills
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 50.015.7214
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, April 2013.
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