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Stereograph of the Hancock House, reception room, Boston, Mass., ca. 1861

PC001.02.04.TMP.006 (RS1596)

Description

The caption reads: "Reception Room. The Portrait of Gov. Hancock, over the mantel, is by Copley, and was painted in 1770. The two small ovals on mantel are also by Copley, and are portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hancock."

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1861
Date Notes
1861 [ca.]
Physical Description
3 stereographs
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 001596
AccessID: 2595
Transparency Number: ARC00439-T
Other identifier: HNEDID-001596
GUSN
196714
Reference Code
PC001.02.04.TMP.006

Record details

Originator
Soule, John P. (Photographer)
Other People
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Hancock, John, 1737-1793
Hancock, Lydia Henchman, 1714-1776
Hancock, Thomas, 1703-1764
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
fireplaces
houses
interior views
mantels
parlors
reception rooms
Material Type
photographs
stereographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Beacon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
John Hancock House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Special Photographs: Mass.: Boston: Beacon St.: Hancock House; Transparencies: Library and Archives

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