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Title [North Family Buildings, Mount Lebanon, NY, from the South]
Place Mount Lebanon, NY
Catalog Number noc004032
Accession number 1950.004032
Object Name Print, Photographic (Mounted)
Description This image appears to be a snapshot mounted on a card. The subject is the North Family and includes the following buildings (left to right) Dwelling (1818), glimpse of Stone Barn (1859) roof, Wood House / Wash House (1854), Second (Lower) Dwelling (1835), glimpse of the Horse Barn (1860), Deacons' Workshop ( ), Brethren's Workshop (1829). Information obtained at the time of the gift of the photograph from Mrs. Clough suggests that the photograph was made between 1885 and 1890. Although not identified as such, the photograph may have been made by her husband, Henry Terry Clough.
Provenance The photograph was presented to the Shaker Museum|Mount Lebanon by Mrs. Julia Clough in August, 1950. Julia Clough was the former Julia Matilda (Mintie) Dalton, who joined the Church Family at Mount Lebanon on July 11, 1876. She married Henry Terry Clough, also a Shaker.
The photograph once belonged to Henry Clough, an amateur photographer himself, and bears his hand-written monogram on the back of the card.
Collection Photography, Primary
Number of images 2