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Horse at water barrel, ca. 1910

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Horse at water barrel, ca. 1910

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A hand-colored photograph of a horse standing by a water barrel, entitled "But you can't make him drink!," is an example of a rural scene photographed by Chansonetta Stanley Emmons. Emmons traveled throughout New England with her daughter Dorothy, photographing and sharing her work through programs and lectures. The title was assigned by the artist.

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  • Title: Horse at water barrel, ca. 1910
  • Creator: Emmons, Chansonetta Stanley
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Media: Lantern slide, hand colored
  • Dimensions: 5.5 cm x 7.5 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 4040 Box 5/A031
  • Collection: Chansonetta Stanley Emmons Photograph Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Stanley Museum on deposit at Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822

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Horses--New England
Women photographers--Maine


Emmons, Chansonetta Stanley

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