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Scene in Winter Street, Boston, during the late snow storm

GC002.01.MA.3600.002 (RS98061)

Description

This engraving is a detailed view of the horse-drawn sleigh carriage for the Boston & Jamaica Plains line struggling through a snow storm. People shovel and walk nearby.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1857
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-02-20
Physical Description
1 news line engraving
Dimensions
7x 10.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR270
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Lawrence Jenkins, 1922
GUSN
198456
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3600.002

Record details

Originator
Ballou's Pictorial (Publisher)
Champney, W. L. (Artist)
Pierce, William J. (Engraver)
Descriptive Terms
horse-drawn vehicles
shovels
sleighs
snow (precipitation)
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Winter Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Physical Access Restrictions
good

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