John Tyler and grandson help with the groundbreaking for the Jones Library

Image

jones_library_groundbreaking_john_tyler_and_grandson.jpg

Title

John Tyler and grandson help with the groundbreaking for the Jones Library

Subject

Amherst (Mass.)
Jones Library

Description

Notation on verso: "Breaking ground for the Jones Library July 25, 1927". An older man in suit and hat stands in frame right with his left foot on a shovel facing a young boy dressed in short pants in frame left who holds a long pole and looks at the man. In the background another man is seen standing in the doorway of a large steam shovel.

Publisher

Jones Library Special Collections

Date

25 July 1927

Rights

This digital file may be used for educational uses, as long as it is not altered in any way. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the digital files from the Jones Library.

Format

Photograph

Type

Photographs

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

6.125 x 4.0625

Citation

“John Tyler and grandson help with the groundbreaking for the Jones Library,” Digital Amherst, accessed August 8, 2020, https://digitalamherst.org/items/show/5886.