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Custom-House, Boston

GC002.01.MA.1850.003 (RS97105)

Description

This engraving is show a harbor scene with tall ships and cargo barrels in front of the Custom House. A street with covered wagons is on the right.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1850
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1925-11-14
Physical Description
1 engraving
Dimensions
12x 9.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR73
GUSN
198395
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1850.003

Record details

Originator
Archer, James, fl. 1835-1860 (Engraver)
Billings, Hammatt, 1818-1874 (Artist)
Walker, S. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
customhouses
sailing vessels
scenes (depictions)
wagons (cargo vehicles)
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Custom House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Custom House
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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