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Object Print, Photographic
Date 1888
Print size (inches) 5.25" x 8.5"
Location Vermont, Rockingham
Description Photograph of a derailed train showing the engine on its side and behind and below it a passenger car, several sets of wheels, recovery personnel at engine and onlookers in the background. Other cars still seen on te tracks. From the soil it appears the embankment had been washed out or undermined by water, possible snow on the mountain sides to the right. Photographers stamp on reverse reads "A. T. Pierce / View Photographer / Cavendish, VT."
Credit line Bequest of Hall Park McCullough
Catalog Number 2010.2.148