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East view of State Street, Boston

GC002.01.MA.3050.005 (RS97626)

Description

Commercial buildings line State Street with the Old State House in the background. Thomas Groom & Co., publishers at Stationers' Hall, 82 State Street, is on the right side of the image. An awning for Firemens Insurance Office is on the left side.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1842-1843
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1923-07-26
Physical Description
1 engraving
Dimensions
9.75x 7.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection number: PR202
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Amy C. Witherle, 1923
GUSN
198213
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3050.005

Record details

Originator
Heath, James, 1757-1834 (Engraver)
Other Organizations
Thomas Groom & Co.
Descriptive Terms
capitols
exterior views
historic buildings
insurance agents
paper (fiber product)
public buildings
publishers
stationery
streetscapes
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Birmingham (Birmingham borough, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom)
Places (Buildings)
Old State House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: State Street
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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