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Exterior view of "Old" Trinity Church with horse-drawn carriages, Summer Street and Hawley Street

PC001.01.TMP.068 (RS98800)

Description

Oblique exterior view of "Old" Trinity Church, Summer Street at Hawley Street, prior to its destruction in the Great Boston Fire. Horse-drawn carriages are parked on the street.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1872
Date of Acquisition
June 1982
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Recto of mount: AL/KK JO43 [in a different hand:] Trinity Church 1872; Verso of mount: Trinity Church Summer & Hawley Sts {Exchange: Henry Deeks Cambridge, MA June 1982}
Dimensions
12.75x 9.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 96
OVP Number: OVP0068
Credit Line
Exchange with Henry Deeks.
GUSN
202309
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.068

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Gothic Revival
business (commercial function)
carriages (vehicles)
churches (buildings)
city blocks
commercial buildings
exterior views
façades
religious buildings
storefronts
streets
urban environments
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boston (Mass.)
Hawley Street (Boston, Mass.)
Horses
Signs and signboards
Street railroads. Track
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Working animals
Places (Buildings)
Old Trinity Church (Boston, Mass.)

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