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John H. Pray and Sons' Carpet Warehouse, No. 51 Washington Street, Boston, Mass., 1855

GC002.01.MA.3550.002 (RS97844)

Description

This engraving is a front view of the carpet store at No. 51 Washington Street. People are entering the store and there are trunks and a wagon in the foreground. The text describes the building, architect and features of Washington Street commercial buildings.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1855
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-03-23
Physical Description
1 news line engraving
Dimensions
8x 5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR264
Credit Line
Gift of Capt. Wm. B. Clarke, 1922
GUSN
198438
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3550.002

Record details

Originator
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)
Other Organizations
John H. Pray & Sons Company
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
carpets
floor coverings
rugs
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.
Physical Access Restrictions
poor

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