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View of grounds and structures of the United States Agricultural Society at its third exhibition in Boston, 1855

GC002.02.003 (RS129521)

Description

A sepia toned lithograph showing people and the exhibition grounds at the third exhibition of the United States Agricultural Societ in 1855. There is a tent in the middle of the print, with people, horses and carriages all around.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1855
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
December 7, 1923
Physical Description
1 lithograph
Dimensions
12x 18.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR3OVR
Credit Line
Gift of the Bostonian Society, 1923.
GUSN
198855
Reference Code
GC002.02.003

Record details

Originator
Attributed to Hinsdale, Richard Law, 1826-1856 (Artist)
Hartshorn, T. W. (Photographer)
J.H. Bufford & Co. (Lithographer)
Other Organizations
United States Agricultural Society
Descriptive Terms
agriculture
exhibition buildings
exhibitions (events)
fairgrounds
societies
tent structures
Material Type
lithographs
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Notes
Ambrotyped by T. W. Hartshorn, Reading, Mass.
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 1-10
Publications Referencing This Collection
Groce, George C., Wallace, David H.. The New-York Historical Society's dictionary of artists in America, 1564-1860 / by George C. Groce and David H. Wallace.. // Page 319..
Physical Access Restrictions
good - a few tears in margin

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