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Title: Monomoy Lighthouse, Vineyard Sound, MA, circa 1865

Accession Number: 1979.148.20
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: albumen print
Maker: Masury, Samuel
Place: USA, MA, Vineyard Sound; USA, MA, Cape Cod; USA, MA, Monomoy Point
Date: Circa 1865
Materials: paper
Description: Albumen print of Monomoy Point Lighthouse, Vineyard Sound, MA, circa 1965. Oval picture on rectangular mount, men seen sitting on barrels in front and a man is seen standing in the tower. Handwritten in pencil on mount below picture at left: "Monomoy Point" and hand printed in pen below: "Monomoy Point L.H./ Vineyard Sound, Cape Cod, Mass." and embossed in oval below: "MASURY'S/ PHOTOGRAPH/ BOSTON." Samuel Masury, 1818-1874. Handwritten in pencil on back: "Monomoy Point/ Cape Cod/ Mass." Two holes have been punched at top of its mount for hanging or binding photograph in an album.

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