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Parker's New Marble Building, School St., Boston

GC002.01.MA.3000.001 (RS97614)

Description

This engraving from Ballou's Pictorial depicts the marble building of the Parker Hotel as viewed from the street. The foreground includes people, horses, and carriages.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1855
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-02-13
Physical Description
1 newspaper line engraving
Dimensions
7.5x 8.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR185
Credit Line
Gift of L. Jenkins, 1922
GUSN
198769
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3000.001

Record details

Originator
Ballou's Pictorial (Publisher)
Champney, W. L. (Artist)
Peirce, Joshua H., 1812-1869 (Engraver)
Descriptive Terms
carriages (vehicles)
hotels (public accommodations)
streets
streetscapes
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
School Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Parker House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: City Hall - School St.
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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