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Ferguson Postcard Collection

Item Information

Title:
Ferguson Postcard Collection
Description:
A grouping of 57 post cards made available from the collection of George W. Ferguson, Centerville, MA. They depict street scenes, landmark buildings, fishing fleets, wharves, whales, bird's eye views of the town, town criers, neighborhoods and light houses.
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Provincetown History Preservation Project
Collection (local):
Postcard Collection
Subjects:
Architecture, domestic--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Barnstable County (Mass.) History
Bradford Street (Provincetown, Mass.)
Cape Cod (Mass.) History
Cape Cod houses
Churches
Commercial Street (Provincetown, Mass.)
Dwellings
Fish trade--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Fishing
Fishing boats--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Fishing nets
Fishing villages
Fishing villages--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Freeman Street (Provincetown, Mass.)
Harbors
Harbors--Provincetown--Mass
High Pole Hill (Provincetown, Mass.)
Historic buildings--Massachusetts-Provincetown
Kiley Court (Provincetown, Mass.)
Lifesaving stations--Massachusetts
Lifesaving stations--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Mooring of ships
Pilgrim Monument
Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century
Provincetown (Mass.)--History--20th century
Race Point--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Sailing ships
Salt industry and trade-Provincetown, Massachusetts
Schools
Schooners
Stores/Business (Provincetown, Mass.)
Town Center (Provincetown, Mass.)
Town Crier
Town Hall
Unitarian Universalist Meeting House
United States Coast Guard
Waterfronts
West End (Provincetown, Mass.)
Whaling
Whaling--Massachusetts--History
Whaling--Massachusetts--Provincetown--History
Wharfs
Places:
MassachusettsBarnstable (county)Provincetown
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Language:
English
Identifier:
fer_000_007