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Object Name Print, gelatin silver
Other number P072498
Description Small white sticker with red trim, with a hand written number "117" below image. No individual identifications. Photographs in the first half of the album have been removed.
Date 1905ca-1905ca
Collection Historic Photo Collection
Search Terms Essex County
great camps
Putnam Camp
Keene Valley
Catalog Number 2005.030.1598
Notes Putnam Camp was purchased from Smith and Orlando Beede by Henry Pickering Bowditch (1840-1911), Charles Pickering Putnam (1844-1914), James Jackson Putnam (1846-1918), and William James (1842-1910) in 1876. Descendants of the founders still use the camp (as of 2006). For more information about Putnam Camp and the role of its members in the intellectual society that developed in Keene Valley, see Plunz, Two Adirondack Hamlets in History, pp. 191-237.