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Old State House, Boston

GC002.01.MA.3100.001 (RS97634)

Description

This engraving depicts a simple front view of the Old State House in color. The item verso has handwritten text which appears to read "Purch at D. Lyons book July 13 1821."

Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1821
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1931-09-11
Physical Description
1 line engraving
Dimensions
6x 3.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR195
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lydia G. Chace, 1931
GUSN
198794
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3100.001

Record details

Originator
Bowen, Abel, 1790-1850 (Engraver)
Descriptive Terms
capitols
exterior views
intersections
public buildings
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Boston Massacre, 1770
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Old State House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Old State House + State Street
Physical Access Restrictions
Poor

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