Early Buildings of the Asylum at Charlestown, 1795-1846 : Now McLean Hospital for the Mentally Ill, Belmont, Massachusetts
- Collection Name
- Old-Time New England
- Collection Code
- Date Notes
- Volume 59, Number 214 (Fall, 1968)
- One of Charles Bulfinch's first designs for a private residence, the gracious brick mansion in Charlestown became the administration building for an asylum. Nina Fletcher Little examines the work done by Bulfinch for the Asylum at Charlestown, which was originally the home of Joseph Barrell, a wealthy Boston merchant.
- Full Article
- Collection Type
- Description Level
- Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 161
- Reference Code
Nina Fletcher Little (Author)
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
- Publisher Series
Old Time New England
- Place of Publication
- Publications Referencing This Collection
(1968). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.
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