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View of the interior of Union Hall, Liberty Tree block, corner of Washington and Essex Streets, Boston

GC002.01.MA.3550.024 (RS97866)

Description

The engraving is of a large interior decorated hall. The setting shows a ball where ladies and gentlemen linger and talk. The entrance of Union Hall was at 460 Washington Street.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1852-01-31
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-01-27
Physical Description
1 news line engraving
Dimensions
12x 11(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR260
Credit Line
Gift of L. Jenkins, 1922
GUSN
198419
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3550.024

Record details

Originator
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
balls (parties)
entertainment buildings
interior views
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Essex Street (Boston, Mass.)
Liberty Tree (Boston, Mass.)
Liberty trees
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.
Physical Access Restrictions
fair

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