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Appleton family standing in front of the Everett-Appleton House

PC001.01.TMP.181 (RS96793)

Description

Exterior view of the Everett-Appleton House, Pleasant Street, from across the yard. Six men and women are standing near the front fence. Standing behind the fence is (probably) Francis Parker Appleton. Standing in front of the fence, from left to right, are: Nathaniel Walker Appleton(?); an unidentified man ("F.P.A."); William C. Appleton, Jr.; Alice Leslie Appleton; and Mr. William C. Appleton, Sr.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1872
Date of Acquisition
11 February 1926 (copy one)
Physical Description
2 photographic prints
Inscriptions
OVP0181: Recto of mount: Mr. F.P.A. [from left to right:] N.W.A. F.P.A. W.C.A. 2d Alice Leslie A. Wm C. A. Sr. [printed with photographer's name and address:] A. H. Folsom, photographer Office, 34 Bromfield St , Boston; Verso of mount: Appleton House, Pleasant Street, Dorchester, Mass. Early spring of 1872 Built by Moses Everett 1779 [in a different hand, in ink:] Gift of Mr. Wm. C. Appleton of Cohasset 11 Feb. 1926 [page glued to verso of mount containing a handwritten description of the house]. OVP0182: Recto of mount: [printed with photographer's name and address:] A. H. Folsom, photographer Office, 34 Bromfield St , Boston; Verso of mount: Mr. John A. Knowles, Cohasset, Mass. [in a different hand:] A loan to S.P.N.E.A. + may be called for by Mr. John A. Knowles (see correspondence under Appleton/Everett hse. Dorchester) [in a different hand:] Pleasant Street
Dimensions
10.625x 13.125(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 186
OVP Number: OVP0181 ; OVP0182
Credit Line
Copy one (OVP0181): Gift of Mr. William C. Appleton. Copy two (OVP0182): On loan from Mr. John A. Knowles.
GUSN
202398
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.181

Record details

Originator
Folsom, A. H. (Augustine H.), 1800-1910 (Photographer)
Other People
Appleton, Alice Leslie
Appleton, Francis Parker, 1822-1903
Appleton, William C.
Appleton, William C., Jr.
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
exterior views
houses
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Dorchester (Mass.)
Family
Generations
Pleasant Street (Dorchester, Mass.)
Places
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Everett-Appleton House (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
Physical Access Restrictions
Copy one (OVP0181): Sheet of paper glued to verso of mount. Copy two (OVP0182): Mount torn, with bottom left corner missing; bottom right side of recto of mount stained; staining from pressure-sensitive tape on bottom edge of verso of mount.

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