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Portrait of Miss Frances Greely Curtis, seated on a couch in the second floor parlor, looking down, Greely Stevenson Curtis House, 28-30 Mount Vernon St., Boston, Mass., February 18, 1923

PC002.USMA.Boston.056.04 (RS16019)

Description

Miss Frances Greely Curtis sits on the sofa in the second floor parlor in the Greely S. Curtis House, 28-30 Mount Vernon Street, Boston, Massachusetts. Miss Curtis was the daughter of Greely Stevenson Curtis and Harriot Appleton. She was a skater, horsewoman and involved in many civic and charitable organizations in Boston. The portrait on the wall behind Miss Curtis is described on the photograph verso as "Portrait of Eleanor Foster of Charlestown, by Badger."

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Details

Collection Name
Domestic interiors photographic collection
Collection Code
PC002
Dates
1923-02-18
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1923-02-26
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white ; 7 x 4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
5"x 7" (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
ACCESS ID: 2156
Old ID: 2192.00
GUSN
167566
Reference Code
PC002.USMA.Boston.056.04

Record details

Originator
Appleton, William Sumner, 1874-1947 (photographer)
Other People
Curtis, Frances Greely, 1867-1957
Curtis, Greely "Steen" Stevenson, 1830-1897
Curtis, Harriot Sumner (Appleton), 1841-1923
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
houses
interior decoration
interior views
philanthropists
portraits
women (female humans)
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Mt. Vernon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston, Mass.
Location Note
HGO-01-001-F-R-2

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