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Summer Cottage of William G. Preston

Description

Album of photographs of the summer cottage of the Boston architect William G. Preston.This album includes exterior and interior views of the summer cottage, and exterior views taken on day trips in the area. Includes many views of leisure time on the porch. Also includes one photograph of the "party wall between 206 and 204 Dartmouth St. Boston." Preston lived at 204 Dartmouth St. Preston appears in several photographs and there are many that are of Marie Preston Downing, and other unidentified individuals. There are also many photographs of the family dog.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1998
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 10 1/2 x 12 1/4 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 195
GUSN
193764
Reference Code
PC009.195

Record details

Other People
Downing , Marie Preston
Preston, William Gibbons, 1842-1910
Descriptive Terms
boating
coastlines
cottages
exterior views
interior views
leisure
pets
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photograph albums
Subjects
pets
Location Note
photo albums # 195, 197, 198

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