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John and Lydia Hall House, Elm Street, West Somerville, Mass., undated

Description

Exterior view of front of John and Lydia Hall house and front yard. There are three women and a baby in a carriage in the yard. This was one of the first two houses in West Medford.

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Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1932-05
Physical Description
1 photographic print : albumen, mounted ; 12 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches
Inscriptions
1932.607"Framed photograph of one of the first two houses in West Somerville on Elm St. (now College Ave.) the home of John Hall and his wife Lydia (Winship) Hall built about 1805, great grandparents of "donor" Mrs. E.H. Lansing" (handwritten)
Gift of Mrs. LansingMay, 1932 (handwritten)
Dimensions
9.5x 12.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Negative number: 10871-B
Oversize photograph number: OVP0228
GUSN
221441
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.228

Record details

Other People
Hall, John
Hall, Lydia (Winship)
Descriptive Terms
exterior views
Material Type
albumen prints
photographs
Places
Somerville (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
John and Lydia Hall House (West Somerville, Mass.)
Location Note
OVP 72

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