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Exterior view of the house built for Gen. Hazard Stevens, 8 Bowdoin Ave., Dorchester, Mass., 1880

PC001.02.01.USMA.0790.0060.001 (RS158)

Description

An exterior view shows a side façade of the General Hazard Stevens House, also known as Crest Lawn, at 8 Bowdoin Avenue on Mount Bowdoin in Dorchester, Massachusetts. The mansion, made of brick and a wood frame, was designed by architect Edgar Allen Poe Newcomb in the Queen Anne style in 1879-1880. A pathway leads up the hill to a side door.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1880s
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000158
AccessID: 237
Other identifier: HNEDID-000158
GUSN
194926
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0790.0060.001

Record details

Originator
Soule Photograph Co. (Photographic studio)
Other People
Stevens, Hazard, 1842-1918
Descriptive Terms
Queen Anne Style
exterior views
porches
side (positional attribute)
single-family dwellings
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Bowdoin Avenue (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
griffins
Places
Mount Bowdoin (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Mount Bowdoin (Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [peak]
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Mass.: Dorchester: Residential: Soule photographs: Unmounted

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