Skip to content

Search Collections

Group portrait of the Third Battalion of the Eighth Massachusetts Infantry

PC001.01.TMP.319 (RS87856)

Description

Composite photograph of the Third Battalion of the Eighth Massachusetts Infantry on Boston Common during its last evening parade.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
18 April 1899
Date of Acquisition
12 February 1935
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Recto: [scratched into negative:] [bottom left:] 717 [bottom right:] 717A [embossed with photographer's copyright notice:] COPYRIGHT BY T.E. MARR 1899; Recto of mount: John B. Ropes[?] Esq Compliments of Edw H Eld[illegible]dy Major Command'g 3rd Battalion Third Battalion 8th Mass Infy U.S.V. In last Evening Parade of Regiment Boston Common April 18th '99 Verso of mount: Gift of W. S. Appleton 12 Feb. 1935 [stamped with photographer's name and address:] T. E. MARR, 180 Tremont St., BOSTON.
Dimensions
6.25x 16.375(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 163
OVP Number: OVP0319
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton.
GUSN
202375
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.319

Record details

Originator
Marr, T. E. (Photographer)
Other Organizations
United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 8th (1898-1899)
Descriptive Terms
Costume (Hierarchy Name)
group portraits
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Boston (Mass.)
Boston Common (Boston, Mass.)
Horses
Infantry
Men
Military uniforms
Soldiers
Working animals
Physical Access Restrictions
Scratches across top of recto; small bead of adhesive or other residue on mount, top left.

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments