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Title: Telephone poles in snow, retouched, 1927

Accession Number: 1984.187.30221
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Date: 1927-11-25
Description: 8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on November 25, 1927. Image of telephone poles in the snow, retouched to emphasize snow. Visible in image: row of telephone poles follow rutted tracks in the snow, trees fenced in, photograph has been majorly retouched to create a painting, this is a copy of the original. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. Typed on original negative sleeve: "30221 / 1739-19 / 11/25/27 / A T & T Co-195 Bdway, City. / Miss F J Weber, Room536 Copy of retouched photo at studio".

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