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Old Trinity Church on Summer Street after the fire, 1872

PC013.TMP.006 (RS100004)

Description

Onlookers stand by the rubble next to old Trinity Church on Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts after the Great Fire of 1872. OVP109, [3]." The verso also has: "A.H. Rickards, 19 1/4 x 23 1/2 #1335."

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Collection Name
James Wallace Black photographic collection of the Boston Fire, 1872
Collection Code
PC013
Dates
1872
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1911-04
Physical Description
1 photographic print : albumen, black-and-white, mounted ; 13 1/2 x 10 1/4
Dimensions
13 1/2x 10 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP number: OVP 109
James Wallace Black collection number: 3
GUSN
224901
Reference Code
PC013.TMP.006

Record details

Originator
Black, James Wallace, 1825-1896 (Photographer)
Other People
Rickards, A. H.
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
disasters
fires (events)
religious buildings
rubble
ruins
Material Type
albumen prints
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Great Fire, Boston, Mass., 1872
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Old Trinity Church (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Boston Fire of 1872- Box 1 of 2 - J.W.Black

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