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Architectural drawings of a gazebo, Cambridge, Mass.

AR001.USMA.0350.002 (RS2341)

Description

38 Quincy St. was the Lieutenant Charles Henry Davis house, designed by architect Henry Greenough (1897-1883). Parker designed this gazebo using the posts and aprons of the house, which was intended for demolition.

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Details

Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
1951
Date Notes
13 April 1951
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2006
Physical Description
Perspective, plans, elevation, section, and details : graphite, watercolor, gouache and black ink stamp on paper-faced wood pulp board ; 15 3/8 x 23 5/8 inches
Inscriptions
Gazebo - posts and apron salvaged from side porch at 38 Quincy St., Cambridge / Henry Greenough / arch't (1807-1883) (handwritten)
SP del. April 1951 (handwritten)
Registered Architect / Stanley B. Parker / No. 605 / 127[6?] Mass. Ave. / Camb., Mass. / Commonwealth of Massachusetts (Stamped)
Dimensions
23 5/8x 15 3/8(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 002341
AccessID: 4296
Transparency Number: ARC?
Other identifier: HNEDID-002341
GUSN
197489
Reference Code
AR001.USMA.0350.002

Record details

Originator
Parker, Stanley Brampton, 1881-1965 (Architect)
Other People
Davis, Charles Henry
Greenough, Henry
Descriptive Terms
gazebos
Material Type
architectural drawings (visual works)
detail views
elevations (orthographic projections)
perspective views
plans (orthographic projections)
sections (orthographic projections)
Subjects
Quincy Street (Cambridge, Mass.)
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Admiral Charles Henry Davis House
Notes
backlog Originally scanned 39855
Location Note
Transparencies: Architectural

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