Skip to content

Search Collections

Measured south elevation of the John Hancock House, Boston, Mass., ca. 1863

AR001.USMA.0250.004.001 (RS1591)

Description

Architect John Hubbard Sturgis drew this measured drawing of the south elevation of the John Hancock House on Beacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts, that was demolished in 1863.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
ca. 1863
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
1965
Physical Description
1 measured exterior elevation : black ink, watercolor, and graphite emendations on wove paper ; 14 3/4 x 20 inches
Dimensions
14 3/4x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Component
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000153
AccessID: 336
Other identifier: HNEDID-000153
GUSN
203783
Reference Code
AR001.USMA.0250.004.001

Record details

Originator
Sturgis, John Hubbard, 1834-1888 (Draftsman)
Other People
Hancock, John, 1737-1793
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
historic houses
Material Type
exterior elevations
measured drawings
Places
Beacon Hill (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
John Hancock House (Boston, Mass.)

Comments