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View of the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial, Boston Common, Boston, Mass., undated

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.2620.001 (RS20294)

Description

The Robert Gould Shaw Memorial on Boston Common, at the corner of Beacon and Park Streets, is seen in this photograph.

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: 001799
AccessID: 3776
Other identifier: HNEDID-001799
GUSN
196970
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.2620.001

Record details

Originator
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus, 1848-1907 (Sculptor)
Thomson & Thomson (Boston, Mass.) (Photographer)
Other People
Shaw, Robert Gould, 1837-1863
Descriptive Terms
civil wars
memorials
parks (recreation areas)
soldiers' monuments
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
African Americans
African-American soldiers
Beacon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Park Street (Boston, Mass.)
Robert Gould Shaw Memorial (Boston, Mass.)
United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 Monuments
United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 54th (1863-1865)
Places
Boston Common (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [park]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Geographic / Mass. / Boston / Shaw Memorial

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