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Onlookers outside a building with columns, Boston fire, 1872

PC013.TMP.019 (RS100008)

Description

Onlookers stand in front of a building which has scaffolding on the top and along the side. Identifid as the same Post Office that can be seen in the James Wallace Black collection # 9 and 10.

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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 ; 15 1/2 x 13 inches
Dimensions
15.5x 13(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
James Wallace Black collection number: 11
James Wallace Black photo number: 24
GUSN
225121
Reference Code
PC013.TMP.019

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
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Boston Fire of 1872
- Box 1 of 2 - J.W.
Black

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