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Woman walking toward the Gates House, Framingham, Mass.

PC039.USMA.03.015 (RS101042)

Description

This exterior view shows a woman in period dress on a path leading to a house. The house was initially identified as the Vaughn Dennett House in Framingham, Mass., but it appears to be the Gates House in Framingham. The Gates House was demolished in 2015.

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Details

Collection Name
Wallace Nutting photographic collection, 1910s-1930s
Collection Code
PC039
Dates
undated
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
1914-12-12
Physical Description
1 photographic print: black-and-white
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Nutting studio number: 3110
GUSN
199753
Reference Code
PC039.USMA.03.015

Record details

Originator
Nutting, Wallace, 1861-1941 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
exterior view of house with figure
exterior views
staged photographs
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Places
Framingham (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

Comments

Nutting Photo Location #

AvatarPosted by Patricia de Weever on November 2, 2015
This is actually a rear side view of the house known as the Gates House located near the Gates Elm. (This structure was recently bulldozed by developers.)

RE: Nutting Photo Location #

AvatarPosted by Abigail Cramer on November 7, 2015
Ms. de Weever,

Thank you for correcting the identification of this photograph and providing us with updated information about its recent demolition. I have corrected the error and added the updated information to the record.

Best,
Abigail Cramer
Librarian/Archivist
Historic New England