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Group portrait taken to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of Faneuil Hall Market

PC001.01.TMP.313 (RS87872)

Description

Group studio portrait taken of the Mayor of Boston and the four original occupants to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of Faneuil Hall Market. From left to right: Nathan Robbins; Harrison Bird; Honorable Samuel C. Cobb, Mayor; F. Herman Curtis; and Ebenezer Holden.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
26 August 1876
Date of Acquisition
15 August 1973
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Recto of mount: [printed:] FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF FANEUIL HALL MARKET August 26, 1876. HON SAMUEL C. COBB, MAYOR, AND THE FOUR ORIGINAL OCCUPANTS. Nathan Robbins. Harrison Bird. His Honor Samuel C. Cobb, Mayor F. Herman Curtis. Ebenezer Holden. [printed with photographer's name:] Black & Co. Photos. Verso of mount: Purchased from Charles Wood III 8/15/73 {Meetings #7}
Dimensions
13.875x 15.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 162
OVP Number: OVP0313
Credit Line
Purchased from Charles Wood III.
GUSN
202374
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.313

Record details

Originator
Black & Co. (Photographer)
Other People
Bird, Harrison
Cobb, Samuel C. (Samuel Crocker), 1826-1891
Curtis, F. Herman
Holden, Ebenezer
Robbins, Nathan
Descriptive Terms
commemorations (events)
group portraits
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Boston (Mass.)
Mayors
Men
Older people
Related Items
— See also: Boston (oversize) files for related Faneuil Hall anniversary photographs.
Physical Access Restrictions
Heavy scratches across recto and recto of mount; top edge of mount chipped with small pieces missing.

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