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View of commercial traffic and pedestrians, corner of State Street and Kilby Street

PC001.01.TMP.063 (RS98801)

Description

View of pedestrians (men and boys) standing on the corner of State Street and Kilby Street. Many hold packages.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1887
Date of Acquisition
April 1981
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Recto: [embossed with photographer's name and address:] NL STEBBINS Photo BOSTON; Verso of mount: [stamped with photographer's name and address:] N.L. STEBBINS Marine & Landscape Photographed, 521 WASHINGTON ST. BOSTON, MASS. [in pencil:] State Street corner of Kilby Street c. 1885 Boston, Massachusetts by Stebbins identified by R. Severy 4/21/1981 [in a different hand, in blue crayon:] 27 {Gift of State St. Bank 4/1981}
Dimensions
16.75x 20.875(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 97
OVP Number: OVP0063
Credit Line
Gift of State Street Bank.
GUSN
202310
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.063

Record details

Originator
Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
city blocks
commercial buildings
exterior views
façades
pedestrians
streets
traffic signs
urban environments
wagons (cargo vehicles)
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boston (Mass.)
Boys
Horses
Kilby Street (Boston, Mass.)
Men
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Working animals
Related Items
Nathaniel L. Stebbins photographic collection
Physical Access Restrictions
Ink stains on recto; faded; adhesive residue across top edge of recto of mount; top left corner of mount missing; bottom edge of mount torn.

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