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Exterior view of the National Theatre, Portland Street

PC001.01.TMP.056 (RS87274)

Description

Oblique exterior view of the National Theatre, Portland Street near Merrimac Street. A horse-drawn carriage is passing the theatre building.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1859
Date of Acquisition
April 1981
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: National Theater on Portland St. near Merrimac #15 {Gift of State St. Bank 4/81}
Dimensions
11/75x 9.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 55
OVP Number: OVP0056
Credit Line
Gift of State Street Bank.
GUSN
202268
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.056

Record details

Descriptive Terms
balconies
carriages (vehicles)
coaches (carriages)
events
exterior views
façades
posters
street lighting
theaters (buildings)
urban environments
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boston (Mass.)
Horses
Portland Street (Boston, Mass.)
Working animals
Places (Buildings)
National Theatre (Boston, Mass.)
Physical Access Restrictions
Adhesive residue across bottom edge of print and across recto of mount; horizontal stains across verso of mount.

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