Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 1994.108.014.a,b
Collection Macmurphy Thatcher Family Collection
Description Two identical photographs mounted on matt board backing. Image is of a woman and young girl sitting on a slat bench affixed to the bed of a row boat. There are two men wearing hats rowing the boat. The boat is in the water and there is a houseboat in the water in the near background. The house is a long, single story with three sets of windows but no visible door. Records identify the woman as Carrie Macmurphy Thacher and her daughter, Sarah "Lamb" but there is no writing on the images. Both images are faded but "b" is very faded.

Date 1890 circa
Print size 8.50" x 5.25"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 1994.108