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View of Hull Street and the Old North Church, Boston, Mass., undated

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.7010.002 (RS1320)

Description

Hull Street is seen looking towards Christ Church, also known as the Old North Church with a man and child on the sidewalk. This view was taken prior to 1954, when the steeple and clock face shown were destroyed by Hurricane Carol. A part of the Copp's Hill Burying Ground can be seen on the left side of the image.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 001320
AccessID: 2084
Other identifier: HNEDID-001320
GUSN
196295
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.7010.002

Record details

Originator
Keystone View Company (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
Georgian (British Renaissance-Baroque style)
children (people by age group)
churches (buildings)
façades
graveyards
men (male humans)
religious buildings
row houses
spires
steeples (building components)
streetscapes
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Copp's Hill Burying Ground (Boston, Mass.)
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
Hull Street (Boston, Mass.)
Salem Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
North End (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Places (Buildings)
Christ Church (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Mass.: Boston: Salem St.: Christ Church: Exteriors: Unmounted

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