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State House and Boston Common

GC002.01.MA.1300.006 (RS97507)

Description

This engraving depicts the State House in the distant background, with a landscape foreground. The Hancock House sits next to the State House.

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Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1850
Physical Description
2 engravings
Dimensions
5x 4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR30a
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR30b
GUSN
198287
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1300.006

Record details

Descriptive Terms
commons
domed
government office buildings
historic houses
public buildings
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Beacon Hill (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Places (Buildings)
John Hancock House (Boston, Mass.)
Massachusetts State House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: New State House [Beacon St.]
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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