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William T. Clark photographic collection, 1920s-1930s

PC020 (RS108)

Description

The William T. Clark Photographic Collection consists of nearly 500 glass plate negatives documenting local businesses, residences, and streets in Boston and its suburbs. The collection also includes several hundred original prints.

Source: Guide to the Library and Archives, 11.

Details

Collection Name
William T. Clark photographic collection, 1920s-1930s
Collection Code
PC020
Dates
1920-1939
Physical Description
ca. 200 photographic prints : black-and-white
ca. 500 glass plate negatives : black-and-white

Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Collection
GUSN
171272
Reference Code
PC020

Historical/Biographical Note

William T. Clark was a Boston photographer who maintained an independent practice, specializing in architectural photography, in the 1920s and 1930s. Prior to this, he had been employed by the Soule Art Photo Company.

Source: Guide to the Library and Archives, 11.

Record details

Originator
Clark, William T. (Photographer)
Other Organizations
Soule Photograph Co.
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
dwellings
exterior views
glass (material)
houses
interior views
streetscapes
suburbs
Material Type
black-and-white negatives
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographic plates
Subjects
Architectural photography
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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