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The Custom-House in Boston

GC002.01.MA.1850.004 (RS97106)

Description

This engraving with a small companion article is from The Youth's Companion, Thursday, October 19, 1855. It shows a front exterior view of the Custom House with a minor street scene in the foreground.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1855
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-01-23
Physical Description
1 line engraving
Dimensions
11x 11(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR75
GUSN
198398
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1850.004

Record details

Originator
Willis, Nathaniel, 1780-1870 (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
customhouses
newspapers
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Custom House (Boston, Mass.)
Physical Access Restrictions
poor

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