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Hancock House, Boston, undated

GC002.01.MA.1750.001 (RS97097)

Description

This engraving presents a detailed view of the Hancock House, a hotel and public house on Corn Court. There are barrels piled in one corner and a peddlar with a cart. The 1875 Boston Directory lists the Hancock House under "Hotels" at 2 Corn Court.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Physical Description
1 engraving
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR63
GUSN
198369
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1750.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
exterior views
inns
taverns
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Corn Court (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Hancock Tavern (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Corn Court

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