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Interior view of the Gardner Brewer House, parlor, 29 Beacon St., Boston, Mass.

PC002.USMA.Boston.024.12 (RS15553)

Description

A chandelier hangs over a table holding statuary in a parlor room, and a portrait of Gardner Brewer is visible to the right of the door.

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Details

Collection Name
Domestic interiors photographic collection
Collection Code
PC002
Dates
undated
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
Nov. 28, 1916
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white
Dimensions
11"x 14" (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
ACCESS ID: 1741
Old ID: 1777.00
GUSN
167151
Reference Code
PC002.USMA.Boston.024.12

Record details

Other People
Brewer, Gardner, 1806-1874
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
houses
interior views
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Beacon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Beacon Hill (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Gardner Brewer House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
HGO-01-001-F-R-1

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Comments

Interior view of the Gardner Brewer House, parlor, 29 Beacon St., Boston, Mass., undated #

AvatarPosted by John on July 1, 2015
The portrait of Gardner Brewer can been seen to the right of the door.

RE: Interior view of the Gardner Brewer House, parlor, 29 Beacon St., Boston, Mass., undated #

AvatarPosted by Abigail Cramer on July 16, 2015
Hello John,

Thank you for pointing out this detail of the image. I have updated the record with this information.

Best,
Abigail Cramer
Librarian/Archivist
Historic New England