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Marble Block, Cedar St., Roxbury, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0060.004 (RS335)

Description

An exterior view of a block of Second Empire marble row houses at 28-46 Cedar Street, between Hawthorn Street and Thornton Street, in Roxbury, Massachusetts. The three-story buildings are designed in pairs and have double entrances. The window frames are incised with floral tracery and decorated with pilasters and brackets under the sills. On the Bromley map of 1895, the name M. A. Dunn appears across the entire block of buildings.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1880s-1890s
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000335
AccessID: 511
Other identifier: HNEDID-000335
GUSN
195190
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0060.004

Record details

Originator
Hadcock, Henry L., 1855-1931 (photographer)
Other People
Dunn, M. A.
Descriptive Terms
Second Empire
exterior views
mansard roofs
marble (rock)
row houses
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Cedar Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Hawthorn Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Thornton Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Mass.: Roxbury: Hadcock

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