Item: Flord on the Saltmeadows of New Jersey, October 12th 1886; Two Passes for the Camden and Atlantic Railroad

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Record Number: 4485
Call number: K: V-40
Box/Case: Box V/1-80
Reproduction restrictions: None
Artist: David Johnson Kennedy, 1816-1898
Address: New Jersey United States of America
Date of Original: October 12 1886
Original Format: Watercolors
Dimensions: Dimensions of image, 41 by 24 cm
Inscription text: Flora on the Saltmeadows of New Jersey. In 1886 I was kindly invited by my much respected friend D.M. Zimmerman Esq, Sect and Treas of the Camden and Atlantic R.R. Co. to be present with my on an especial excursion in October to see the meadows in bloom, the train stopped on the track about third way from Kisecon (sp?) Village, the colors were bright and beautiful and this is my attempt to sketch them and Atlantic City in the distance, we remained here an hour, thence to Atlantic City for the remainder of the day and returned in the evening very much gratification
Inscription location: Front
Image description: Railroad track running through the meadows, and the view of the city appears further off in the background.Two railroads passes to Camden and Atlantic Railroads are attached.