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East elevation of the John McCarthy and William Kallady Houses, Roxbury, Boston, Mass., Jan. 26, 1897

AR001.USMA.0250.002.001 (RS214)

Description

This east elevation drawing is for two triple-deckers on Calumet Street in the Parker Hill neighborhood of Roxbury in Boston, Massachusetts. The architects, Samuel Rantin & Son, designed the dwellings for John McCarthy (154 Calumet Street) and William Kallady (152 Calumet Street).

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Details

Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
1897-01-26
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
1992
Physical Description
1 exterior elevation : black, red, and orange ink and graphite on starch-coated fabric ; 20 x 16 inches
Dimensions
20x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Component
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000214
AccessID: 347
Other identifier: HNEDID-000214
GUSN
222020
Reference Code
AR001.USMA.0250.002.001

Record details

Variant Title
John McCarthy and William Kallady House, Calumet Street, Roxbury, Massachusetts, 1897
Originator
Rantin, Samuel J., ca. 1875-1960 (Architect)
Rantin, Samuel, ca. 1847-1929 (Architect)
Samuel Rantin & Son (architect)
Descriptive Terms
black (color)
east
graphite (mineral)
ink
orange (color)
red (color)
starch
three-deckers (dwellings)
tracing cloth
Material Type
architectural drawings (visual works)
exterior elevations
Subjects
Calumet Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Parker Hill (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Places (Buildings)
John McCarthy House (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
William Kallady House (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Notes
Included in the Drawing Toward Home: Designs for Domestic Architecture from Historic New England exhibition.
Location Note
Architectural Drawings / Transparencies: Architectural Drawings, Original Art, Plot Plans

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