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Birdseye view of Trinity Church, Copley Square, Boston, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.2940.002 (RS1481)

Description

This exterior view of Trinity Church in Copley Square was taken from the roof of the Boston Public Library. The Hotel Westminster is to the right of Trinity Church. The Rogers Building of MIT is the pedimented structure across from the church on Boylston Street. The dome of the State House, the spire of Arlington Street Church, and the tower of the Boston & Providence Railroad station are among the landmarks in the distance.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1900
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 001481
AccessID: 2305
Other identifier: HNEDID-001481
GUSN
196506
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.2940.002

Record details

Originator
Coolidge, Baldwin, 1845-1928 (photographer)
Other People
Richardson, H. H. (Henry Hobson), 1838-1886
Descriptive Terms
Episcopal
Greek cross plan
Richardsonian Romanesque
aerial views
churches (buildings)
commercial buildings
exterior views
façades
hotels (public accommodations)
intersections
religious buildings
squares (open spaces)
streetcars
streetscapes
Material Type
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Copley Square (Boston, Mass.)
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)
Huntington Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
St. James Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Hotel Westminster (Boston, Mass.)
Rogers Building (491 Boylston Street, Boston, Mass.)
Trinity Church (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Geographic / Mass. / Boston / Copley Square / Trinity Church: Exterior Views / Large - Geo - Massachusetts - Boston - Copley Square - Trinity Church - Unmounted

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