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Custom House, Boston, Mass.

PC001.03.01.TMP.031 (RS82160)

Description

Full color postcard featuring a bird's eye view of the Boston Custom House with the square before it. The clock on the tower reads 10 o'clock.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
5.5x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
190968
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.031

Record details

Originator
Folsom, A. H. (Augustine H.), 1800-1910 (Photographer)
Mason Bros. & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
customhouses
landmarks
public buildings
timepieces
tower clocks (clocks)
Material Type
photographs
postcards
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Custom House (Boston, Mass.)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 49. Original in Postcards - Boston, MA - Custom House [?]

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