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Rubble from the Boston fire, 1872

PC013.TMP.017 (RS100019)

Description

Huge blocks of rubble dominate the foreground of this image with ruins visible in the background.

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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
[22] (handwritten)
Dimensions
16x 12(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
James Wallace Black collection number: 22
James Wallace Black photo number: 63
GUSN
225118
Reference Code
PC013.TMP.017

Record details

Originator
Black, James Wallace, 1825-1896 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
disasters
fires (events)
rubble
ruins
streetscapes
Material Type
albumen prints
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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