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Thwing House, 175 Highland St., Roxbury, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0570.001 (RS330)

Description

An exterior view of the three-story, Italianate home of merchant Supply Clap Thwing at 175 Highland Street in Roxbury, Massachusetts. A central tower containing the main entrance projects from the front façade of the house and extends its crown beyond the roof line. Three people stand at the front door of the house, while a fourth person wearing a top hat leans on the street wall and a fifth person rests on the sill of a second-story window.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1865
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000330
AccessID: 506
Other identifier: HNEDID-000330
GUSN
195185
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0570.001

Record details

Other People
Thwing, Supply Clap, 1798-1877
Descriptive Terms
Second Empire
exterior views
hedges
mansard roofs
merchants
single-family dwellings
top hats
towers (building divisions)
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Highland Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Places (Buildings)
Supply Clap Thwing House (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Mass.: Roxbury:: Thwing House

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