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Measured north elevation of the John Hancock House, Boston, Mass., ca. 1863

AR001.USMA.0250.004.003 (RS87678)

Description

Architect John Hubbard Sturgis drew this measured drawing of the north elevation of the John Hancock House on Beacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts, that was demolished in 1863.

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Details

Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
ca. 1863
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
1965
Physical Description
1 measured exterior elevation: black ink, watercolor, and graphite emendations on wove paper
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Component
GUSN
252136
Reference Code
AR001.USMA.0250.004.003

Record details

Originator
Sturgis, John Hubbard, 1834-1888 (Draftsman)
Other People
Hancock, John, 1737-1793
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
historic houses
Material Type
exterior elevations
measured drawings
Places
Beacon Hill (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
John Hancock House (Boston, Mass.)

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