|Title||First Night at Fair Point|
First Night at Fair Point. Before 1886.
B&W print photo, 5 x 8" mounted on mat board, showing stereoscopic view of a large group posing at Palestine Park. Note the string of lanterns extending along the shoreline. An earlier building is visible where the Pier Building will be built (1886.) To the left of the building a small gazebo is visible.
Notation on back: Fairpoint Boatlanding (sic.) Before 1886-The display of lanterns might be there for the celebration of first night. Palestine.
|Collection||Chautauqua Institution Photographic Collection|
Old First Night
|Object Name||Print, Photographic (b&w)|
|Lexicon category||8: Communication Artifact|
|Lexicon sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
|Print size||5 x 8"|