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Interior view of Indian Hill, Province House room or Continental Parlor, West Newbury, Mass., undated

PC002.USMA.West Newbury.172.12 (RS15136)

Description

Handwritten text on the item verso reads "An old lamp at Indian Hill being Perley Poore's residence West Newbury, Mass." Province Hall with the guns and powderhorns can be seen through the doorway. The opposite end of the room, not seen in the image, has the woodwork taken from the Council Room in Province House. Province House was the seat of the royal governors of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.

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Details

Collection Name
Domestic interiors photographic collection
Collection Code
PC002
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white ; 8 x 10 inches
Dimensions
8x 10(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
8"x 10" (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
ACCESS ID: 3533
Old ID: 3571.00
GUSN
168932
Reference Code
PC002.USMA.West Newbury.172.12

Record details

Originator
Northend, Mary H. (1850-1926) (photographer)
Other People
Poore, Benjamin Perley, 1820-1887
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
houses
interior decoration
interior views
journalists
lamps (lighting devices)
parlors
weapons
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Places
West Newbury, Mass.
Places (Buildings)
Indian Hill Main House
Province House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
HGO-01-001-F-R-3

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