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Exterior view of the Loring and Howard building and commercial storefronts

PC001.01.TMP.155 (RS88817)

Description

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

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1884
Date of Acquisition
1985
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: The Old Opera House Block Main & East Elm Sts Brockton built, owned and managed by Henry L Bryant Grandfather of Waldo K[? R] [underlined: burned years ago] {Before 1887 Purchase 1985 Henry Deeks}
Dimensions
12.5x 16(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 116
OVP Number: OVP0155
Credit Line
Library and Archives purchase from Henry Deeks.
GUSN
202328
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.155

Record details

Other Organizations
Loring & Howard (Brockton, Mass.)
McCann Bros. Furniture (Brockton, Mass.)
William Jones Apothecary (Brockton, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
awnings
business (commercial function)
carriages (vehicles)
commercial buildings
exterior views
façades
freight
sidewalks
storefronts
street lighting
streets
wagons (cargo vehicles)
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Brockton (Mass.)
Horses
Signs and signboards
Working animals
Physical Access Restrictions
Recto, recto of mount and verso of mount soiled and dirty; mount brittle with small pieces of all four edges missing; liquid stains.

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