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View of commercial buildings on State Street, including Old Merchants Exchange building

PC001.01.TMP.060 (RS87258)

Description

Oblique view of buildings on State Street with light commercial traffic. The Old Merchants Exchange building is in the foreground, right.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1860
Date of Acquisition
April 1981
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: State Street circa 1860 Boston, Massachusetts identified by Robert Severy 4/21/1981 [in a different hand:] 16 1/2 x 19 3/8 lt. gray mat State Street 19 x 22 out [in blue pencil:] #1173 1 1/2 [illegible] {Gift of State St. Bank 4/1981}
Dimensions
9x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 64
OVP Number: OVP0060
Credit Line
Gift of State Street Bank.
GUSN
202277
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.060

Record details

Other Organizations
Merchants Exchange (State Street, Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
Greek Revival
central business districts
city blocks
commercial buildings
exchanges (financial institutions)
façades
streets
urban environments
views (visual works)
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Boston (Mass.)
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Physical Access Restrictions
Glue (adhesive) residue across all four sides of mount; verso of mount stained.

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