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Jim McCool, in front of the Harrison Gray Otis House, Boston, Mass.,1925

PC006.HGO.01.013 (RS32333)

Description

Jim McCool, the foreman for Isaac Blair & Company, stands at the work site. The Otis House was moved during the widening of Cambridge Street in 1925.

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Collection Name
Historic New England properties photographic collection
Collection Code
PC006
Dates
1925
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white
Inscriptions
Jim McCool, foreman for Isaac Blair & Co.in charge of the move of the Harrison Gray Otis House for widening of Cambridge St., Boston Mass., June 1925. Shows blocking and rollers under the Cambridge St. front.
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
225403
Reference Code
PC006.HGO.01.013

Record details

Originator
Appleton, William Sumner, 1874-1947 (Photographer)
Other People
McCool, Jim
Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848
Other Organizations
Isaac Blair & Co., Inc. (South Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
doors
dwellings
exterior views
foundations (structural elements)
houses
laborers
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Cambridge Street (Boston, Mass.)
Historic New England properties
Lynde Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.)

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