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GC002.01.MA.2250.003 (RS97375)

Description

This engraving depicts a water view of Boston as seen from South Boston. There are tall ships and small boats with people aboard out in the harbor and tied to the dock.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1873
Physical Description
1 engraving
Dimensions
9 1/2x 12 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR3
GUSN
198211
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.2250.003

Record details

Originator
Brandard, Edward Paxman, 1819-1898 (Engraver)
D. Appleton and Company (Publisher)
Woodward, John Douglas, 1846-1924 (Delineator)
Descriptive Terms
dinghies
distant views
docks
harbors
paddle steamers
sailing vessels
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Boston Harbor (Massachusetts) [harbor]
South Boston (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Boston Harbor Islands
Physical Access Restrictions
Good

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