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Colonial Photographs, Bruce Elwell, Cottages and Colonial Details

Description

A collection 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, Cottages and Colonial Details."

97 small 2 ½" x 4" black & white photographs of cottages and other colonial details including churches, fences, stairways, door knockers, stone and brickwork, window details, and town halls.

Locations noted on photos include Massachusetts, Maine, NH, Connecticut, and Orange NJ.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1916-1927
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2003
Physical Description
6 of 6 photograph albums; 13 x 6 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 210F
GUSN
193781
Reference Code
PC009.210F

Record details

Other People
Elwell, S. Bruce
Other Organizations
Grandgent and Elwell
Descriptive Terms
Ashby, Mass
Cottages
Duxbury, Mass
Essex, Mass
Framingham, Mass
Jaffrey, NH
Marlboro, VT
Middletown, CT
Nantucket, Mass
Orange, NJ
Peterborough, NH
Plymouth, Mass
Salem, Mass
Sandwich, Mass
Thomaston, Maine
brickwork (masonry)
churches (buildings)
cottages
door knockers
fences
stairs and stair components
stonework
town halls
windows and window components
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photograph albums
Subjects
Church
Cottage
Fence
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Maine (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Connecticut (United States)
Vermont (United States)
New Jersey (United States)
Location Note
photo album # 210

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