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Roxbury Court House, Roxbury St., Roxbury, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0100.004 (RS316)

Description

A view from across the street of the front façade of the two-story, Beaux-Arts Roxbury Municipal Courthouse at 88 Roxbury Street in Roxbury, Massachusetts. Built in red brick with Indiana limestone trimmings, a two-level set of low steps lead up to the arched doorway. The second floor windows are pedimented and alternate with pilasters. A balustrade runs along the roof. Neighboring houses can be seen to the right of the courthouse. The courthouse was dedicated in 1902.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1902-1920s
Physical Description
1 photomechanical print
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000316
AccessID: 493
Other identifier: HNEDID-000316
GUSN
195172
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0100.004

Record details

Originator
Boston Post Card Co. (Photographic studio)
Other People
Allen, Frank R.
Berry, J. Lawrence
Other Organizations
Suffolk County (Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
Georgian Revival
Indiana limestone
balustrades
brick (clay product)
courthouses
exterior views
red (color)
Material Type
photographs
photomechanical prints
Subjects
Architectural photography
Roxbury Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Mass.: Roxbury: Modern: Public and Commercial Buildings: Unmounted

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