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Exterior view of the Sewell House

PC001.01.TMP.165-A (RS88809)

Description

Oblique exterior view of the Sewell House, front elevation.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1896
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Recto of mount: [printed:] SEWELL HOUSE, BURLINGTON, MASS., TO WHICH JOHN HANCOCK AND SAMUEL ADAMS RETREATED ON APRIL 19, 1775, DURING THE BATTLE OF LEXINGTON. HOUSE BURNED APRIL 23, 1897. [embossed with photographer's name:] C.H. Taylor; Verso of mount: {Gift of Leonard Thompson April 6, 1898 Woburn, Mass.) [attached caption, printed:] [reprint of a newspaper article published by the "Woburn News," May 1, 1897]
Dimensions
10.5x 13.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 119
OVP Number: OVP0165.A
Credit Line
Gift of Leonard Thompson, Woburn, Mass. [to ?]; gift of unidentified individual to Historic New England SPNEA.
GUSN
202331
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.165-A

Record details

Originator
Taylor, C. H. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
American Colonial
dwellings
exterior views
firewood
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Burlington, Mass.
Related Items
— See also: OVP0165.B
Physical Access Restrictions
Liquid stains on verso of mount.

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