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Entrance to Cornhill from Washington St.

GC002.01.MA.3550.015 (RS97867)

Description

The lithograph shows a detailed, corner view of the street, looking down the street towards the many stores and manufacturers and warehouses. At the corner of Washington and Cornhill is Peck & Co. Wholesale & Retail Hat Manufacturers / Boston and New York / Fashionable Hat Warehouse.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1829
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1934-03-20
Physical Description
1 lithograph
Dimensions
11x 9(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR247
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter K. Watkins, 1934
GUSN
198362
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3550.015

Record details

Originator
Pendleton’s Lithography (Lithographer)
Probably Hunt, William, Dr. (Delineator)
Descriptive Terms
booksellers
carpets
furniture
hats
manufacturers
printers (people)
publishers
retailers
wholesalers
Material Type
lithographs
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Cornhill Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.
Physical Access Restrictions
good

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