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Exterior view of the Masonic Temple, Tremont Street at Temple Place, Boston, Mass., 1860-1890

PC001.01.TMP.081 (RS87689)

Description

The Masonic Temple is flanked by the Cathedral Church of St. Paul on the left side and residential buildings on the right side. Horsecar tracks can be seen on Tremont Street.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1860-1890
Physical Description
1 photographic print ; 13 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: Masonic Temple by [architect] Richard Bond Tremont Street at Temple Place Boston, Massachusetts identified by Robert Severy 1/15/1980
Dimensions
13.5x 10.25(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 121
OVP Number: OVP0081
GUSN
202333
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.081

Record details

Originator
Bond, Richard, 1798-1861 (Architect)
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
exterior views
horsecars
masonic buildings
streetscapes
Material Type
gelatin silver prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Temple Place (Boston, Mass.)
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Cathedral Church of St. Paul (Boston, Mass.)
Masonic Temple (Tremont Street at Temple Place, Boston, Mass.)
Physical Access Restrictions
Oxidative-reductive deterioration; stained; bottom corners of mount cut off.

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