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Elm Hill Chambers apartment house, Warren Street near Elm Hill Avenue, Roxbury, Mass., undated

PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0070.006 (RS302)

Description

The Elm Hill Chambers apartment house is seen at 530-566 Warren Street near Elm Hill Avenue in Roxbury, Massachusetts. The apartment house is comprised of two three-story, brick buildings, which have matching towers at the corners of the buildings. The building containing 548 Warren Street is the address of Dr. Harry B. Levine, MD, whose signs can be seen in the first floor window to the left of the entrance and also on the base of the tower. To the right of the entrance there is a sign for Dr. Frederick W. Christopher, dentist, in the window and also on the base of the tower. An ambulance, with a siren on the driver's side, and a red cross sign next to the rear license plate, is parked in front of the building. Elm Hill Park is to the right of the building.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1917-1920s
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white ; 8 1/4 x 10 inches
Dimensions
8 1/4x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000302
AccessID: 479
Other identifier: HNEDID-000302
GUSN
195158
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0070.006

Record details

Originator
Clark, William T. (photographer)
Other People
Christopher, Frederick W., Dr.
Levine, Harry B., Dr.
Descriptive Terms
ambulances
apartment houses
brick (clay product)
dentists
exterior views
façades
physicians
rustication
signs (declatory or advertising artifacts)
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Elm Hill (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Elm Hill Park (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Warren Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
towers
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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