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Album 31: James Atkins Noyes Residence, 71 Sparks Street, Cambridge, Mass

PC009.031 (RS208698)

Description

This album documents the residence of James Atkins Noyes of Cambridge, Mass. It includes twelve prints of interior and exterior views of the residence. The interior images document a hallway and staircase, a dining room, a sitting room or parlor, and bedrooms, and they show details such as wallpapers (images 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10), floor coverings, chairs, tables, sofas, desks, beds, light fixtures, fireplaces and mantels, mirrors, children's toys (image 11), and an embroidery frame (image 7).

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1895
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 11 3/8 x 15 3/8 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 31
GUSN
194140
Reference Code
PC009.031

Historical/Biographical Note

The James Atkins Noyes residence at 71 Sparks Street in Cambridge, Mass., was designed by Alexander Wadsworth Longfellow, Jr.

Record details

Originator
Pach Brothers (Photographic studio)
Other People
Longfellow, A. W. (Alexander Wadsworth), 1854-1934
Descriptive Terms
Cambridge, Mass
embroidering
furniture
historic houses
interior decoration
toys (recreational artifacts)
wallpapers
Material Type
photograph albums
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
James Atkins Noyes residence (Cambridge, Mass.)
Location Note
HGO-01-001-O-E-107
Related Items
Photograph album 79C
Photograph album 79D
Photograph album 79E
Set of architectural drawings of the James A. Noyes House, Cambridge, Mass., 1893-94

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