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Title: Tintype of boy and girl posed with bicycles in paper presentation enclosure

Accession Number: 2005.7.30
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - TINTYPES
Type: tintype
Maker: Willows Photograph Studio
Place: USA, MA, Salem
Date: 1897-08-05
Materials: metal; paper
Description: Photograph; tintype of boy and girl posed with bicycles in paper enclosure; boy and girl are probably teenagers, girl is seated on bike to right, boy is holding his bike, background in studio is beach scene with trees and rocks to right; pink paper presentation enclosure folded to cover picture; printed on inside right "THE WILLOWS PHOTOGRAPH STUDIO/ SALEM WILLOWS, MASS./ AUG 5 1897/ Tintypes taken quick as a wink."

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