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Exterior view of bow-front row houses on Summer Street

PC001.01.TMP.064 (RS87277)

Description

Exterior view of bow-front row houses on Summer Street, as seen from Bedford Street.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1858
Date of Acquisition
20 March 1934
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Recto of mount: Dupe [crossed out: Somerset St.]; Verso of mount: Somerset St. [in ink:] [crossed out: No [underlined: not] Somerset. More likely Summer St. Boston USA crazy Tremont St. of course] USA. Summer St. near High my last bet. Jas. W. Paige on right Richard D. Tucker " left Wm. Sturgis on extreme left Daniel Webster " right {File - Summer St. from Bedford. Boston 1858 (Kingston/Otis--Atlantic N. Side)} [stamped with:] Given Mar. 20, 1934 By Mrs. Walter K. Watkins
Dimensions
11.875x 9.25(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 66
OVP Number: OVP0064
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter K. Watkins.
GUSN
202279
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.064

Record details

Descriptive Terms
chimneys (architectural elements)
dwellings
exterior views
eye-level views
façades
row houses
urban environments
Material Type
gelatin silver prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boston (Mass.)
Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Physical Access Restrictions
Oxidative-reductive deterioration; fingerprint smudges on verso of mount; right edge of mount damaged; bottom left corner of mount creased.

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