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Image: Middletown, from the East Side of the Connecticut

Photo Credit: photo: T. Rodriguez
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Middletown, from the East Side of the Connecticut

ca. 1840-1850
19th century
120 x 189 mm (4.7 x 7.4 in.)

Anonymous,

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving on blue laid paper
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Previously pasted on inside front cover of an Alsop family scrapbook
Marks: Unsigned
Marks: Watermark: JESSUPS
Credit Line: Gift of John deKoven Alsop, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.19.1

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This object has the following keywords:
  • American Studies
  • Connecticut - TGN 7007159
  • landscapes (representations) - Use for creative works that depict outdoor scenes where the picture is dominated by the configuration, visual and aesthetic, of the land, bodies of water, and natural elements. When the ocean or other large body of water dominates the picture, use "seascapes." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer "views" or "topographical views." For actual areas of land having certain notable characteristics, use "landscapes (environments)." [January 1993 scope note added; related term added. April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added; descriptor changed, was "landscapes"; alternate term changed, was 'landscape'.]
  • Middletown - TGN 7014047
  • New England - TGN 7014203 (general region): Refers to several states settled by English colonists, including Connecticut, Maine, Massaschusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. The coastline has many harbors. It is on a broad continental shelf, with forested hills inland. It was inhabited by the 9th mill. BCE; the Algonquians were here when the Europeans settled in early 17th century.
  • Northeastern United States - TGN 4011496 (general region): The term typically refers to New England and the northern Atlantic seaboard, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey.
  • water

Dimensions
  • plate Dimensions: 120 x 189 mm (4.7 x 7.4 in.)

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