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Album 7: Historic Landmarks of Boston and Vicinity by Wilfred French

PC009.007 (RS245188)

Description

Approximately one hundred four 6 x 7.75 inch photographs taken by Wilfred French in the mid-1880s and early 1890s. These photographs document the earliest examples of surviving architecture in Boston, Roxbury, Dorchester, Jamaica Plain, Brookline, Brighton, Newton, Watertown, Cambridge, Medford, Somerville, Revere (Point Shirley), Danvers, Ipswich and West Newbury, Massachusetts. Duplicates of these photographs are filed in the General Photographic Collection - Standard-Size Prints. The album was created by Benjiman French & Co. in 1900.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1880-1895
Physical Description
1 photograph album; black-and-white prints; 11.25 x 7.5 inches
Dimensions
7 13/16x 6(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Album Number: 7
GUSN
194028
Reference Code
PC009.007

Record details

Originator
French, Wilfred A. (Photographer)
Other Organizations
Benjamin French & Co.
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
dwellings
exterior views
interior views
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Jamaica Plain (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Brookline (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Brighton (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Newton (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Watertown (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Medford (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Somerville (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Revere (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Point Shirley (Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [cape]
Danvers (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Ipswich (Essex county, Massachusetts)
West Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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