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Exterior view of the Somerset Club with unidentified man, 42 Beacon Street

PC001.01.TMP.003 (RS86796)

Description

Exterior view of the Somerset Club, 42 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass. An unidentified man is standing in front of the Club's entrance.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1875
Date of Acquisition
05 May 1927
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: Gift of Est. Wm. Sturgis Bigelow 5 May 1927 [new paragraph:] Beacon [affixed label:] [in ink:] Beacon St. Boston showing the Somerset Club [printed:] A. H. Rickards 36 Congress Street, In care of Janitor. Photos in OLD BOSTON. {Dupe}
Dimensions
10x 13.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 4
OVP Number: OVP0003
OVP Number: OVP0002
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Dr. William Sturgis Bigelow.
GUSN
202217
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.003

Record details

Other Organizations
Somerset Club (Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
chimneys (architectural elements)
city blocks
clubs (associations)
exterior views
eye-level views
façades
mansions
row houses
sidewalks
streets
urban environments
vines
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Beacon Hill (neighborhood)
Beacon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Boston (Mass.)
Men
Stone walls
Notes
OVP0002 and OVP0003 are duplicate images.
Related Items
— See also: Domestic Interiors Collection [as reported on original cataloging sheet].

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