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Boston Residences of Henry and Susan Bigelow

Description

Album of photographs of two Boston residences where Henry F. and Susan T. Bigelow lived. The photographs were taken circa 1915-1916 by Thomas Ellison of Detroit, Michigan.

The first residence is 142 Chestnut Street, Boston. There are two exterior photographs and 27 interiors, including the courtyard. The second residence is 409 Beacon Street, Boston. There is one exterior photograph and 11 interior photographs. The Bigelows lived in 409 Beacon Street from 1913-1915 and in 142 Chestnut Street from 1916-1929. Henry F. Bigelow was an architect with Bigelow & Wadsworth (later Bigelow, Wadsworth, Hubbard & Smith).

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
ca. 1915
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1998
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 13 1/2 x 18 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 196
GUSN
193765
Reference Code
PC009.196

Record details

Originator
Ellison, Thomas (Photographer)
Other People
Bigelow, Henry
Other Organizations
Bigelow, Wadsworth, Hubbard, and Smith
Descriptive Terms
Beacon Street, Boston, Mass
Chestnut Street, Boston, Mass
architectural elements
exterior views
historic houses
interior views
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photograph albums
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
photo albums # 196

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