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Old South Meeting House in Boston, corner of Washington and Milk Streets, Boston, Mass., 1872

PC001.04.01.USMA.0170.0630.004 (RS157849)

Description

The Old South Meeting House stands amid the ruins of the Great Boston Fire in 1872. The building is seen from the Milk Street side of the intersection. The item verso has a historical description of the Meeting House, signed "N.B.S."

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1872
Physical Description
1 stereograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
269292
Reference Code
PC001.04.01.USMA.0170.0630.004

Record details

Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
disasters
exterior views
historic sites
meeting houses (religious buildings)
streetscapes
Material Type
photographs
stereographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
Great Fire, Boston, Mass., 1872
Milk Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Old South Meeting House (Boston, Mass.)
Publisher Series
Ruins of Great Fire in Boston : Nov. 9th and 10th, 1872
Location Note
Stereo views: Mass.: Boston: Boston Fire 1872: Washington St.

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