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Title: Marblehead Lighthouse

Accession Number: 1979.148.10
Type: albumen print
Maker: Masury, Samuel
Place: USA, MA, Marblehead
Date: 1835 - 1874
Materials: paper
Description: Albumen print taken by Samuel Masury in Marblehead, 1835. Oval shaped image mounted on a rectangular card. View of Marblehead Lighthouse, including a man and woman seated in the distance to the left. Embossed at bottom: "MASURY'S/ PHOTOGRAPH/ BOSTON." (Samuel Masury, 1818-1874). Hand printed in pen below the photographs: "Marblehead L.H. Mass./ 1835".

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