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Militia soldiers at the Boston fire, 1872

PC013.TMP.016 (RS100020)

Description

A group of militia soldiers guard the entrance to a street with onlookers standing nearby.

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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 x 12 inches
Inscriptions
Neg.# 51656-A. [20] (handwritten)
Dimensions
16x 12(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
James Wallace Black number: 20
negative number: 51656-A
James Wallace Black photo number: 65
GUSN
225116
Reference Code
PC013.TMP.016

Record details

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

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