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Beauport

Description

Red leather photograph album (21 1/4x14") with gold embossed lettering and case of Beauport, the Sleeper-McCann House in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Found on site and removed in 1991. Compiled circa 1936 by Mrs. Charles E. F. McCann. Captions to the photographs and articles were provided by the compiler. The album begins wtih photographs titled "exteriors of house"; continues with photographs of interiors by room name. Articles include those from Country Life, House Beautiful, New York Times, Boston Sunday Herald, Antiques, and Boston Evening Transcript.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1936
Acquisition Type
Library & Archives Accession
Date of Acquisition
1992
Physical Description
3 of 3 photograph albums; 21 1/4 x 14 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 165c
GUSN
194669
Reference Code
PC009.165C

Record details

Originator
McCann, Helena W. (Compiler)
Other People
McCann, Helena W.
Descriptive Terms
Beauport
Gloucester, Mass
Sleeper-McCann house
articles
exterior views
historic houses
interior views
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
Subjects
Historic House
Historic New England properties
Places
Beauport (Quebec, Canada)
Gloucester (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Beauport (Gloucester, Mass.)
Notes
Use scanned version filed with album.
Location Note
photo albums # 165C

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