Craven County Digital History Exhibit

Little Washington, view down the river from the bridge

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Title: Little Washington, view down the river from the bridge.

Creator: Reed, William Garrison

Subject: Washington (N.C.)  
                Pamlico River (N.C.)
                Castle Island (Washington, N.C.)

Description: View of the Pamlico River, Castle Island, and Washington, North Carolina, described further by Reed as follows: "View Down the Pamlico River.--To the left is the town; in the centre is Castle Island; on the right, in the distance, is Rodman's Point. The 'Cotton Battery' was just around the point of land in the right foreground. The Union gunboats lay in the channel to the left of Castle Island."

Date: October 1884

Type: Image

Format: 7-13/16x6 inches (199x150 mm)

Identifier: XXV.35

Source: Donated by William Garrison Reed, 1926.

Relation: One image from a collection of 48 images in a photo album.

Coverage: Washington (N.C.), Pamlico River (N.C.)

Rights: Permission to use this photograph must be obtained from the New Bern-Craven County Public Library, 400 Johnson Street, New Bern, NC 28560. Must cite as: William Garrison Reed Photo Album, New Bern-Craven County Public Library.

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Images scanned and text prepared by Victor T. Jones, Jr.

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