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A view of Old West Church : a branch of the Boston Public Library

GC002.01.MA.1450.002 (RS97037)

Description

This engraving depicts the front view of the Old West Church on Cambridge Street in the West End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. At this time, the West Church was functioning as the West End Library branch of the Boston Public Library.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1913
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1914-01-01
Physical Description
1 wood engraving
Dimensions
5.5x 3.25(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR37
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. D.B. Updike, 1914
GUSN
198312
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1450.002

Record details

Originator
Ruzicka, Rudolph, 1883-1978 (Artist)
Other Organizations
Boston Public Library
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
public libraries (buildings)
religious buildings
scenes (depictions)
Material Type
prints (visual works)
wood engraving (process)
Subjects
West End (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
West Church (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Cambridge St.
Physical Access Restrictions
Good

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