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Exterior view of West Church, 131 Cambridge Street

PC001.01.TMP.026-A1 (RS86783)

Description

Oblique exterior view of West Church facing the front entrance. A gated lawn is in the foreground.

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Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1895
Date of Acquisition
March 1965
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: West Church Cambridge St. Boston; Dupe, recto of mount: /9 Boston Photograph [in a different hand:] West Church - Boston Dr. Bartols {OVP0026.A2}; Dupe, verso of mount: West Church, Boston One exterior view [crossed out: three] four interiors "Dr. Bartol's Church" Organist in early 1900's {[circled: ?] dates uncertain} George Mendall Taylor of Cambridge, 1837-1924 Given to S.P.N.E.A. by his granddaughters Rosamond Coolodge Howe, Helen Coolidge von Sneiden March 1965
Dimensions
10x 8.25(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 18
OVP Number: OVP0026.A1
Credit Line
OVP0026.A1 probably has the same provenance as OVP0026.A2: Gift of Rosamond Coolidge Howe and Helen Coolidge von Sneiden.
GUSN
202231
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.026-A1

Record details

Descriptive Terms
church towers
churches (buildings)
exterior views
façades
fences
ironwork (objects)
religious buildings
shadows
tower clocks (clocks)
urban environments
weathervanes
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boston (Mass.)
Cambridge Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places (Buildings)
West Church Main Building
Related Items
— Same as: OVP0026.A2
Physical Access Restrictions
OVP0026.A1: fingerprint smudge on bottom edge of recto of mount; OVO0026.A2: four small circular stains (ink?) on recto of mount.

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