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Bromfield Street Church, Boston

GC002.01.MA.1350.002 (RS97036)

Description

This engraving is a front architectural view of the Bromfield Street Church, with an inset portrait of Rev Joseph Cummings. In the foreground is a street scene, full of people and carriages. The image of Rev. Cummings is taken from a daguerreotype by Southworth and Hawes. Accompanying the images is an article from Gleason's Pictorial entitled "Boston Pulpit--No. 17 / Bromfield Street Church / Rev. Joseph Cummings, Pastor / by Rev. Luther Farnham."

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1853
Physical Description
1 line engraving
Dimensions
13.75x 9.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR70
GUSN
198378
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1350.002

Record details

Originator
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)
Peirce, Joshua H., 1812-1869 (Engraver)
Southworth & Hawes (Photographer)
Other People
Cummings, Joseph, 1817-1890
Farnham, Luther, 1816-1897
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
clergy
religious buildings
scenes (depictions)
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Bromfield St.
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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