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Old South Church, Dorchester, 1848

Description

A detailed picture of the front and side of the church, with men, women, and children on the front lawn. This is actually a picture of the Second Church of Dorchester, mis-named "Old South Church."

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1848
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-08-09
Physical Description
1 lithograph
Dimensions
11x 8.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection number: PR333
Credit Line
Gift of the Boston Athenaeum, 1922
GUSN
198823
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.4600.008

Record details

Originator
J.H. Bufford’s Lith (Lithographer)
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
exterior views
religious buildings
Material Type
lithographs
prints (visual works)
Places
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Location Note
Prints: Dorchester, Mass.
Physical Access Restrictions
Has some stains

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