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Exterior view of the Old Corner Bookstore, Washington Street, Boston, Mass., 1864-1880

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.8760.005 (RS104171)

Description

The E.P. Dutton publishing firm occupies the Old Corner Bookstore building in this image. A sign to the left reads "Boston Map Store." In this image the top of Old City Hall can be seen on the left with its flag pole. There is a sign for L.F. Perry, painter and glazier, to the right on Washington Street.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1864-1880
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Dimensions
8x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
252219
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.8760.005

Record details

Other Organizations
E.P. Dutton (Firm)
Descriptive Terms
bookstores
commercial buildings
exterior views
intersections
publishers
streetscapes
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
School Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Old City Hall (Boston, Mass.)
Old Corner Book Store (Boston, Mass.)

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