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Early Buildings of the Asylum at Charlestown, 1795-1846 : Now McLean Hospital for the Mentally Ill, Belmont, Massachusetts

SC001.1968.059.214.001 (RS12790)

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Collection Name
Old-Time New England
Collection Code
SC001
Dates
1968
Date Notes
Volume 59, Number 214 (Fall, 1968)
Abstract
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.
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Collection Type
Serials
Description Level
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Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 161
GUSN
169780
Reference Code
SC001.1968.059.214.001

Record details

Originator
Nina Fletcher Little (Author)
Publisher
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Publisher Series
Old Time New England
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1968). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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