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A fishing party in Boston Harbor

Item Information

Title:
A fishing party in Boston Harbor
Description:
This engraving presents a detailed scene of a group of men on the shore, cooking and cleaning fish in a relaxed, casual atmosphere on Gallop's Island. Ships can be seen in the background.
Date:
1855
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
line engravings (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
cookware
fishing
sailing vessels
distant views
dinghies
Places:
MassachusettsBoston Harbor
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 (news) line engraving
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
198508
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.2250.004