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Warren St. Presbyterian Church, Roxbury, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0100.009 (RS338)

Description

An exterior view of Roxbury Presbyterian Church at 328 Warren Street in Roxbury, Massachusetts. The cornerstone was laid on July 17, 1891 and the services were first held on April 6, 1892. The church is constructed of Roxbury puddingstone excavated from the site with red granite trimmings. A gabled entrance is contained with a bell tower that is situated at the point where the sidewalks of the two streets intersect. The view is from across Warren Street next to a shoe store. The church is still open today.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1892-1900s
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000338
AccessID: 514
Other identifier: HNEDID-000338
GUSN
195193
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0100.009

Record details

Originator
Boston Post Card Co. (Photographic studio)
Other People
Brigham, Charles, 1841-1925
Swanson, William
Other Organizations
Brigham & Spofford
Descriptive Terms
Gothic Revival
Presbyterianism
bell towers
churches (buildings)
commercial buildings
exterior views
mercantile buildings
pudding stone
red granite
religious buildings
telephone poles
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Roxbury puddingstone
Warren Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Woodbine Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Places (Buildings)
Warrent Street Presbyterian Church (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Mass.: Roxbury: Modern: Public and Commercial Buildings

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