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The Hutchinson House

GC002.01.MA.2000.001 (RS97352)

Description

This engraving shows the front façade of the Thomas Hutchinson House, which was located between Hanover Street and North Square in Boston, Massachusetts. A man walks along the front path to the door. Hutchinson was lieutenant-governer of the Massachusetts colony from 1758 to 1771 and then governor until 1774. Hutchinson lived in the three-story Georgian town house starting in 1765. At the end of his office, he returned to England and died there in 1780.

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Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
ca. 1850
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1918-11-01
Physical Description
1 engraving ; 6 3/4 x 10 inches
Dimensions
10x 6 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
10x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR77
GUSN
203571
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.2000.001

Record details

Other People
Hutchinson, Thomas, 1711-1780
Descriptive Terms
Georgian (British Renaissance-Baroque style)
exterior views
fences
town houses
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Thomas Hutchinson House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Garden Court St.

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