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Royall House, Medford, MA

Description

An album depicting the rooms of the Royall House, Medford, Massachusetts as restored by Joseph Chandler. There are 14 leaves, some of which have photographs on both sides. Photographs by Howard Shurtleff, brother of Arthur Shurcliff (the landscape architect), who, in turn, was the father of the donor, Mrs. Franz Ingelfinger of Cambridge, Massachusetts. Also included is a detailed view of the doorway, and a view of the house after restoration. Good quality views.

Includes correspondence between Abbott Cummings adn MRs. Shurtcliff regarding the donation and dating of photographs.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
ca. 1920
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1983
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 10 5/16 x 7 1/4 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 166
GUSN
194672
Reference Code
PC009.166

Record details

Originator
Shurtleff, Howard (Photographer)
Other People
Chandler, Joseph Everett
Descriptive Terms
Medford, Mass
Royall House
doorways
dwellings
exterior views
historic houses
interior views
stairs
Material Type
albumen prints
photograph albums
Subjects
Historic House
Places
Medford (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Royall House
Location Note
photo albums # 162,163,164,166,167

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