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Exterior view of the Loring and Howard building and commercial storefronts

PC001.01.TMP.154 (RS88817)

Description

Oblique exterior view of the Loring and Howard commercial building, "Opera House Block." Horse-drawn carriages are parked in front of the building.

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Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1889
Date of Acquisition
1985
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: {This structure contains ground floor elements of original building which burned prior to 1887. Photo: after 1887 See related photo Brockton, Mass Main & East Elm St "Old Opera House Block" Purchase: Henry Deeks Cambridge, Ma 1985}
Dimensions
11.75x 13.625(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 115
OVP Number: OVP0154
Credit Line
Library and Archives purchase from Henry Deeks.
GUSN
202327
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.154

Record details

Other Organizations
Loring & Howard (Brockton, Mass.)
W.H. Carson (Brockton, Mass.)
Wheeler & Wh. Son Mfg. Co. (Brockton, Mass.)
William Jones Apothecary (Brockton, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
awnings
business (commercial function)
carriages (vehicles)
commercial buildings
exterior views
façades
sidewalks
storefronts
streets
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Brockton (Mass.)
Display of merchandise
Horses
Signs and signboards
Working animals
Physical Access Restrictions
Liquid stains across recto, recto of mount, and verso of mount.

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