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Fauntleroy Hall, Roxbury, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0040.003 (RS307)

Description

A view of the front façade of Fauntleroy Hall of the Elm Hill Association at 42 Wenonah Street in Roxbury, Massachusetts. The building seems to have been used as a center for community and private events, such as concerts and weddings. Alice Collar Davis established Elm Hill in 1886 as a co-educational, non-sectarian school that provided general and college preparatory instruction until 1915.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1880s-1900s
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000307
AccessID: 484
Other identifier: HNEDID-000307
GUSN
195163
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0040.003

Record details

Originator
Boston Post Card Co. (Photographic studio)
Other People
Lewis, Edwin J., 1859-1937
Other Organizations
Elm Hill Association (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Elm Hill School (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
Shingle Style
assembly halls
beehive domes
education
exterior views
eyebrow dormers
façades
mounting
preparatory schools (buildings)
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Wenonah Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
coeducational schools
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Fauntleroy Hall (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Mass.: Roxbury: Modern: Mounted

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