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Exterior view of the C. F. Hovey & Co. commercial buildings, Summer Street

PC001.01.TMP.065 (RS87272)

Description

Exterior, eye-level view of C. F. Hovey & Co. commercial buildings, Summer Street. Streetcar tracks are in the foreground.

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Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1890
Date of Acquisition
April 1981
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: Gift of the State St. Bank April 1981 [in a different hand:] circa 1890 {Summer St. Gift of State St. Bank 4/1981}
Dimensions
12.125x 9.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 51
OVP Number: OVP0065
Credit Line
Gift of State Street Bank.
GUSN
202264
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.065

Record details

Other Organizations
C.F. Covey & Co. (Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
business (commercial function)
commercial buildings
exterior views
eye-level views
storefronts
stores
streets
Material Type
collodion prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boston (Mass.)
Display of merchandise
Street railroads. Track
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Physical Access Restrictions
Extensive glue/adhesive damage to recto of mount, with ink (and possibly mold) stains scattered across recto; pieces of left edge missing; top layer of paper torn from left and right edges of verso of mount.

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