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The Old Offices, 44 State Street, January, 1926 (H. L. Higginson's offices)

Description

14 pages of 8" x 10" albumen prints of the outside and interior of the investment banking offices of H. L. Higginson. The firm Lee, Higginson & Co. was located at 44 State Street. Detail and quality of the photos are very high.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1926
Acquisition Type
Library & Archives Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 photograph album; black and white photographs : 11.25 x 14.25 inches
Dimensions
14.25x 11.25(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 267
GUSN
265491
Reference Code
PC009.267

Record details

Other People
Higginson, Henry Lee, 1834-1919
Other Organizations
Lee, Higginson & Co.
Descriptive Terms
interior views
office buildings
offices (work spaces)
Material Type
albumen prints
photograph albums
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Notes
Henry Lee Higginson was a Boston banker and philanthropist. He started as a junior partner in his father's brokerage firm Lee, Higginson & Co in 1868 and worked as senior partner until his death in 1919. He is most notably remembered as the founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra in 1881.
Location Note
Box: Albums 253, 265, 267

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