Brattleboro, Vt., from Chesterfield Mountain, N.H.

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Title

Brattleboro, Vt., from Chesterfield Mountain, N.H.

Description

In this view the photographer looks westerly across the Connecticut River (hidden) from the base of Chesterfield Mountain (now called Mount Wantastiquet) in Hinsdale, N.H., toward the town of Brattleboro, Vermont. Many buildings, roofs, and steeples can be seen in the distance. The roof of the Bridge Street bridge can be seen in the photograph, dating the image at circa. 1847 when Easterly made a visit from St. Louis. Plate is signed "T.M. Easterly Daguerrean."

Date

ca. 1847

Subject

Brattleboro (Vt.) --Photographs

Creator

Easterly, Thomas M. (Thomas Martin), 1809-1882

Source

Thomas M. Easterly Daguerreotypes (FG-2)

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only

Identifier

VHS-2666 (copy negative)

Original Format

Daguerreotype

Repository

Vermont Historical Society Library

Citation

Easterly, Thomas M. (Thomas Martin), 1809-1882, “Brattleboro, Vt., from Chesterfield Mountain, N.H.,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed October 15, 2018, http://digitalvermont.org/items/show/1100.