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Collection Hanmer Boatshop Photograph Collection
Catalog Number 1965.076
Object Name Photograph Collection
Creator Fynmore, James
Date 1961
Scope & Content About 211 photographs taken by James Fynmore of the Hanmer Boatshop, owned by Willard Hanmer, in Saranac Lake, NY. Fynmore was hired by the Adirondack Museum to take movies of Hanmer constructing a guideboat. In between the shots he took for the movie, he also took still photographs which were donated to the museum as negatives. The museum purchased the printed black and white copies. Images show the exterior and interior of the boatshop, and feature Willard and his wife Pauline working on guideboats.
Notes Title of collection based on subject material.
People Hanmer, Pauline
Hanmer, Willard
Subjects Guideboats
Boat & ship industry