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Interior view of L.S. Drigg's Lace and Bonnet Store, No.'s 24 and 26 Hanover Street, Boston

GC002.01.MA.2150.001 (RS97370)

Description

This engraving depicts a large store room full of women shopping. Shelves line the sides of the room, with ribbons and other materials in stock. A sign for the manufacturing room is at the back.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1852
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-01-04
Physical Description
1 line engraving
Dimensions
6.5x 5.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR89
Credit Line
Gift of L.W. Jenkins 1922
GUSN
198410
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.2150.001

Record details

Originator
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)
Mallory, Richard P. (Engraver)
Descriptive Terms
bonnets (hats)
commercial buildings
headgear
lace (needlework)
milliners
stores
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Hanover Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Hanover St.
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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