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Object Name Photograph
Creator Unknown
Scope & Content Sepia toned photograph of windmill. Door to windmill is open and a man and young child are leaning against the entryway. A stonewall in background with a partial tree and building at proper right. Photo is housed in a white mat. Written in pencil along bottom of mat: "Wind Mill on B.F. Wilbour Farm West Road/Once on site of Sakonnet Cemetery/Moved across road, later part of Mill House."

About 1886 moved nearer road and made into Mill House. Sydney Burleigh worked on design and did some art work inside. Item was treated by The Northeast Document Conservation Center in 1983.
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Catalog Number 1997.0547
Extent of Description photograph, h .25" x w 8.25" x d 11.5", dimensions include mat.
Source Unknown
Date late 19th or early 20th c.
People B.F. Wilbour
Wilbour
Wilbor
Subjects Windmill
Windmills