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George E. Noyes photographic collection, 1860s-1940s

PC038 (RS98319)

Description

The George E. Noyes Photographic Collection includes over 1,000 negatives, not all of which have been printed.

The collection contains materials produced by other local photographers, including Selwyn C. Reed, Hiram P. McIntosh, and Robert E. Moseley. The emphasis is on the architecture, streets, and landscape of Newburyport, Massachusetts and surrounding towns in Essex County.

Source: Guide to the Library and Archives, 10-11.

Details

Collection Name
George E. Noyes photographic collection, 1860s-1940s
Collection Code
PC038
Dates
1860-1949, predominant 1890-1945
Physical Description
ca. 1,000 photographic negatives : black-and-white
ca. 1,000 photographic prints : black-and-white
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Collection
GUSN
171290
Reference Code
PC038

Historical/Biographical Note

George E. Noyes was a professional photographer active in Newburyport, Massachusetts from the 1860s until the early 1940s.

Source: Guide to the Library and Archives, 10-11.

Sources
Driver, Josephine. "Newburyport and its Business District." Old-Time New England, v. LIV, no. 4, April-June 1964, p. 86-94.

Record details

Originator
McIntosh, H. P. (Photographer)
Moseley, Robert E. (Photographer)
Noyes, George E. (Photographer)
Reed, Selwyn C. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
business districts
commercial buildings
dwellings
exterior views
houses
public buildings
storefronts
stores
streetscapes
Material Type
black-and-white negatives
black-and-white prints (photographs)
Subjects
Architectural photography
Market Square (Newburyport, Mass.)
Places
Newburyport (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Essex county (Massachusetts) [county]
Related Items
Newburyport and Its Business District — This article briefly describes the George Noyes Photographic Collection.

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