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Mount Vernon Church, Ashburton Place

GC002.01.MA.3650.002 (RS98057)

Description

This engraving shows a detailed front view of the church. There used to be a full inset portrait of Edward N. Kirk taken from a daguerreotype by Masury & Silsbee, but it has been mostly clipped off. Kirk was pastor of the church from 1842 to 1874.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1844-1874
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1932-02-19
Physical Description
1 line engraving on newsprint
Dimensions
8x 6.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR292
Credit Line
Gift of W.K. Watkins, 1932
GUSN
198533
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3650.002

Record details

Originator
Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)
Masury & Silsbee (Firm) (Photographer)
Other People
Kirk, Edward Norris, 1802-1874
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
clergy
religious buildings
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Mt. Vernon Congregational Church (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Places or Streets: A-B
Physical Access Restrictions
good

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