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Alonzo Pond Displays Escargotiere

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DESCRIPTION

Alonzo Pond poses sitting and holding a pickaxe next to a block of earth showing the composition of the escargotiere (an old dump for domestic waste). Here it shows a layer of earth filled with snail shells and artifacts. Pond is wearing a hat, jacket, necktie, jodhpurs and tall lace-up boots.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 104205

Creation Date: 1927-01-26 

Creator Name: Pond, Alonzo W.

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Collection Name: Pond, Alonzo : Alonzo W. and Dorothy L. Pond Papers, 1869 - 1989

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: M87-377, box 10

Original Dimensions: 3.375 x 4.875 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Caption in album reads "27-23-7. Pond and a block of earth showing the composition of the escargotiere."

SUBJECTS

Animals

Archaeological sites

Archaeology

Clothing and dress

Coats

Formations (Geology)

Hardware

Hats

Intellectual life

Land

Land use

Men

Neckties

Outdoor photography

Persons

Portrait photography

Shells

Shoes

Tools

Work clothes

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