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Bird's Eye View of Fort Independence, in Boston Harbor

GC002.01.MA.2250.007 (RS97378)

Description

This engraving is a detailed overall view of the grounds and site of Fort Independence. The Harbor, with ships, is in the background.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1852
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-03-23
Physical Description
1 newspaper line engraving
Dimensions
7x 10.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR110
GUSN
198449
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.2250.007

Record details

Originator
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
bird's-eye views
flags
forts
harbors
sailing vessels
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston Harbor (Massachusetts) [harbor]
Places (Buildings)
Fort Independence (Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Boston Harbor Islands
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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