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Firemen in the street outside a numbered building facade, 1872

PC013.TMP.010 (RS100026)

Description

Firemen, workers and onlookers stand in the street outside a building facade showing the numbers for the businesses. A sign for "Black Photo" is visible in the image.

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Collection Name
James Wallace Black photographic collection of the Boston Fire, 1872
Collection Code
PC013
Dates
1872
Physical Description
1 photographic print : albumen, black-and-white, mounted ; 16 1/4 x 12 1/2 inches
Dimensions
16 1/4x 12 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
negative number: 51657-A
James Wallace Black collection number: 21
James Wallace Black photo number: 81
GUSN
225013
Reference Code
PC013.TMP.010

Record details

Originator
Black, James Wallace, 1825-1896
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
disasters
fires (events)
rubble
ruins
streetscapes
Material Type
albumen prints
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Great Fire, Boston, Mass., 1872
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Boston Fire of 1872
- Box 2 of 2 - J.W.
Black

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