Panorama; Harbor; Main Street; Business; Storefront; Sailboat; Marine; Waterscape; Shipyard
Albumen print on paper showing view of Northport Harbor looking north. A road runs along the right side, extending back towards the cluster of buildings surrounding Northport's Main Street; a carriage, a cart, several pedestrians, and a horse rider travel along the road; foreground to left side depicts inner harbor with several boats moored offshore. Midground shows wharf extending across the middle of the paper, several vessels berthed alongside the dock with people loading cargo; town extends back on the right side. Background fades back to wooded hillsides and cludy sky overhead. Labeled underneath picture "Northport. L.I.".
Lange, Edward (1846-1912) [Artist]
Edward Lange, "Northport. L.I.," 1881, albumen print mounted on board; M1975.736; Brooklyn Public Library, Center for Brooklyn History.
Signed lower left corner, "Edw. Lange. Artist. Elwood. Suffolk Co. N.Y. 1881"
New York; Suffolk County; Town of Huntington; Northport
Brooklyn Public Library, Center for Brooklyn History
Lange, Edward (1846-1912) [Artist], “Northport. L.I.,” The Art of Edward Lange , accessed September 30, 2023, https://edwardlange.omeka.net/items/show/134.