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Front parlor, Nathan Appleton residence, 39 Beacon St., Boston, Mass.

PC002.USMA.Boston.027.04.001 (RS809)

Description

Image depicts the sumptuous front parlor at the Nathan Appleton residence on Boston's Beacon Hill during the time of William Sumner Appleton, Sr.'s residency (Nathan's son). The rooom is filled with brocade covered chairs, finely carved wood furniture and many hung portraits. The floor is carpeted in an ornated pattern. Over the fireplace is an oversized mirror.

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Details

Collection Name
Domestic interiors photographic collection
Collection Code
PC002
Dates
1882-1888
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000809
AccessID: 1049
Other identifier: HNEDID-000809
GUSN
195701
Reference Code
PC002.USMA.Boston.027.04.001

Record details

Other People
Appleton, William S. (William Sumner), 1840-1903
Descriptive Terms
carpeting
fireplaces
interior views
parlors
seating furniture
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
William Sumner Appleton Residence
Location Note
Interiors: Mass.: Boston: Beacon St.: Folder 27

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