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View of Mount Vernon Street from Walnut Street

PC001.01.TMP.047 (RS87516)

Description

View of Mount Vernon Street from Walnut Street. An unidentified man, possibly in uniform, is standing on the sidewalk. Wrought iron and wood tree guards and grilles are installed on the street.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1860
Date of Acquisition
11 April 1919
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: North Side Mt. Vernon St. Boston looking down from Walnut Street {Gift of Mrs. Alex S. Porter 11 April 1919}
Dimensions
21.5x 16.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 91
OVP Number: OVP0047
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Alex Porter.
GUSN
202304
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.047

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Costume (Hierarchy Name)
dwellings
exterior views
façades
fences
grilles (barrier elements)
ironwork (objects)
row houses
sidewalks
street lighting
uniforms
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Beacon Hill (neighborhood)
Boston (Mass.)
Men
Mount Vernon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Physical Access Restrictions
Emulsion flaking from support along bottom and bottom left edges; scratched; a few small stains on recto.

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