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Haymarket Theatre, Boston, September 28, 1798

GC002.01.MA.1200.003 (RS97495)

Description

Hatch's Tavern with the Haymarket Theatre behind it and the William Foster House to the right. The wall of Washington Gardens can be seen and behind it the hay scales. The House is on the southeast corner of the Common. The view is the site of Colonnade Row in (1800), Tremont Street and the Mall, looking south from West Street.

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Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1798-09-28
Physical Description
1 watercolor
Dimensions
13.5x 9.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR27
GUSN
198278
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1200.003

Record details

Descriptive Terms
commons
dwellings
exterior views
hay wagons
houses
landscapes (representations)
taverns
theaters (buildings)
Material Type
paintings (visual works)
watercolors (paintings)
Subjects
Avery Street (Boston, Mass.)
Mason Street (Boston, Mass.)
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
West Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Hatch's Tavern (Boston, Mass.)
Hay-Market Theatre (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Boylston St.
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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