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A fine representation of a sleighing scene on Boston Neck

GC002.01.MA.3550.003 (RS97846)

Description

The engraving shows a view of sleighs and horses riding back and forth through the open Neck with people gathered in the foreground.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1853-02-05
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-04-21
Physical Description
1 news line engraving
Dimensions
9x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR242
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. L.W. Jenkins, 1922
GUSN
198356
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3550.003

Record details

Originator
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
horse-drawn vehicles
sleighs
snow (precipitation)
spectators (event observers)
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Boston Neck (Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [cape]
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.
Physical Access Restrictions
fair

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