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Title: Brant Point Light, Nantucket, Massachusetts

Accession Number: 1979.148.2
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: albumen print
Maker: Masury, Samuel
Place: USA, MA, Nantucket
Date: After 1838
Materials: paper
Description: Albumen print, part of set (1979.148.1-25) of photos of Mass. lighthouses; rectangular picture on rectangular mount; Brant Point Lighthouse, three women and man standing at left; hand printed in pen at bottom on mount "Brant Point L. H./ Nantucket harbor Mass." and handwritten in pencil lower right "Brant Pt/ Mass" and on back "Brant Point/ Nantucket Harbor/ Mass." Probably photographed by Samuel Masury (1818-1874).

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