New London docks, Connecticut, circa 1885
USA, CT, New London
8 x 10 in.
Photograph, black and white, of busy dock scene, circa 1885. In right foreground is entrance arch for "Groton Ferry". In background are steamers MANHANSET, with a sign reading "PRESS BOAT", in center background is the steamer CITY OF LOWELL, also two unidentified steamers. There is a large crowd of people near the train tracks, at left. On reverse is written "New London/ Docks -Boat Races Day" above which is written, then crossed out "Date 1894-1896".