Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 1994.108.046
Collection Macmurphy Thatcher Family Collection
Description Print from glassplate negative. View of the Tennessee River taken from an unidentified, elevated point that shows a long jetty that runs along the riverbank and extends into the water. There is a dwelling at the lower left hand side and other small buildings along the jetty. Railroad tracks run along the top of the jetty. There is a dock that connect the jetty with the riverbank. There is a gap in the jetty, possibly resulting in damage to the railroad tracks, and a barge near the gap. The land is heavily wooded. There is damage along the upper right hand edge of the image which replicates damage to the glassplate negative.
Image is similar to 1994.108.047.
Date 1890 circa
Print size 7.00" x 5.00"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 1994.108