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Group of men in front of a building ruin, 1872

PC013.TMP.013 (RS100023)

Description

This image shows no. 52 Kilby Street, looking towards State Street. Formally dressed men stand in front of a building ruin, possibly that of Andrew C. Spring and Company, at street level. A sign says "Black photo" on the left side of the image.

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Details

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 x 12 inches
Dimensions
16x 12(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
James Wallace Black collection number: 19
James Wallace Black photo number: 36
GUSN
225016
Reference Code
PC013.TMP.013

Record details

Originator
Black, James Wallace, 1825-1896
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
disasters
fires (events)
rubble
ruins
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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