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Colonial Photographs, Bruce Elwell, Houses II

Description

One of six albums documenting colonial exteriors, interiors, doorways, cottages and colonial details dated 1916-early 1920's. Albums are from architect Bruce Elwell most likely during his years at Grandgent & Elwell, based on photograph dates and imprints on the back of various photos.

Titled "Colonial Photographs, Bruce Elwell Houses II"

83 small 2 ½" x 4" black & white photographs of house exteriors dating from 1916 to mid-1920's. Book is dated 1927. Locations noted on photos include Salem, MA and vicinity, Maine and Connecticut. Includes Salem Witch House.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1916-1920
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2003
Physical Description
3 of 6 photograph albums; 13 x 6 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 210C
GUSN
193778
Reference Code
PC009.210C

Record details

Other People
Elwell, S. Bruce
Other Organizations
Grandgent and Elwell
Descriptive Terms
Alfred, Maine
Bolton, Mass
Dedham, Mass
Duxbury, Mass
Kennebunk, Maine
Peabody, Mass
Portland, Maine
Saco, Maine
Salem Witch House
Salem, Mass
Shrewsbury, Mass
Thomaston, Maine
Waban, Mass
Wethersfield, Conn
belmont, Mass
exterior views
residential structures
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photograph albums
Subjects
House
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Maine (United States)
Connecticut (United States)
Location Note
photo album # 210

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