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Exterior view of the Meeting House Hill Firehouse (Engine No. 17). Parish St., Dorchester, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.0790.0090.002 (RS156)

Description

This exterior view shows the front façade of the firehouse of Engine No. 17 and Hook and Ladder No. 7 on Parish Street on Meeting House Hill in Dorchester. The fire station is designed in the Second Empire style and the hook and ladder barn has a gambrel roof.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1905-1915
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000156
AccessID: 235
Other identifier: HNEDID-000156
GUSN
194924
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0790.0090.002

Record details

Originator
Haskell, Arthur C. (Arthur Cushman), 1890-1968 (photographer)
Other Organizations
Boston (Mass.). Fire Dept.
Engine Company 17 (Boston, Mass.)
Hook & Ladder Company 7 (Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
Second Empire
carriage houses
exterior views
fire stations
gambrel roofs
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Parish Street (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
Places
Meeting House Hill (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Places (Buildings)
Meeting House Hill Firehouse (Dorchester, Mass.)
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Massachusetts - Dorchester - Modern, public and commercial bldgs and streets - Unmounted

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