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State Street, 1801, Boston, Mass., undated

PC001.01.TMP.101 (RS87771)

Description

The image is an undated reproduction based on a painting by James Brown Marston, "Old State House, 1801." The text superimposed on the image reads "When Paul Revere was a district nurse, by Margaret Fitzhugh Browne." Browne was a portrait artist and the art editor for the Boston Evening Transcript. The image and text may have been used for a newspaper article.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date of Acquisition
18 October 1933
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: [twice, circled: 1] Used Boston Trans Jan 21- 1922 [stamped with photographer's name and address:] N. L. Stebbins, PHOTOGRAPHER, 132 Boylston St. Boston, Mass. {[twice:] Gift of Boston Evening Transcript [crossed out: 27 Nov. 1933] 18 Oct. 1933}
Dimensions
13.25x 17.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 141
OVP Number: OVP0101
Credit Line
Gift of the Boston Evening Transcript.
GUSN
202353
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.101

Record details

Originator
Marston, James Brown, 1775-1817 (Artist)
Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)
Other People
Browne, Margaret Fitzhugh, 1884-1972
Revere, Paul, 1735-1818
Descriptive Terms
capitols
commercial buildings
exterior views
historic buildings
intersections
public buildings
streetscapes
Material Type
collodion prints
photographs
Subjects
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Old State House (Boston, Mass.)
Notes
See "State Street in 1801," Bostonian Society, Catalog number: X0288. See "State Street, 1801," Massachusetts Historical Society.
Related Items
Nathaniel L. Stebbins photographic collection
Physical Access Restrictions
Bottom left edge of print creased; pin holes on all four corners of mount and along edges; mount torn, bottom left edge; finger print smudges on verso of mount.

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