Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg, Virginia

Dublin Core

Title

Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg, Virginia

Subject

Duke of Gloucester Street (Williamsburg, Va.)
Streets - Virginia - Williamsburg
Lantern Slides - Hand-colored - 1930-1940

Description

Automobiles line Duke of Gloucester Street in this pre-restoration street scene of Williamsburg, Virginia, circa late 1920s. The island down the center of the street, along with the above ground power lines, would disappear in a few years to make way for an authentic eighteenth-century vista towards the Capitol building.

Date

Circa late 1920s

Is Part Of

Peter Hornbeck Lantern Slides Collection, AV-2000.9, Box 2

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

HLS-59

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Lantern Slide

Physical Dimensions

3.25 x 4 inches

Citation

“Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg, Virginia,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed January 26, 2022, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1086.