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Scrapbook of the Asher Benjamin Exhibit at the Greenfield Public Library

MS004.053 (RS173596)

Description

Title page reads, "Scrapbook of the Asher Benjamin Exhibit at the Greenfield Public Library Summer of 1948 and 'A Talk to the Greenfield Historical Society on Asher Benjamin' by Edward Caswell Perry, Librarian, Greenfield Public Library April 27, 1948 (in back of scrapbook)."

Includes photographs of houses and churches in Massachusetts and Vermont built by or attributed to Benjamin, or taken from Benjamin designs, including the Alexander House, Springfield.

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  • Scrapbook of the Asher Benjamin Exhibit at the Greenfield Public Library (current record)

Details

Collection Name
Scrapbooks collection
Collection Code
MS004
Dates
1948
Date of Acquisition
2002
Physical Description
1 scrapbook ; approx. 75 pages
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Scrapbook no.: 53
Credit Line
Gift of Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr. June 3, 2002
GUSN
272359
Reference Code
MS004.053

Record details

Originator
Greenfield Public Library
Perry, E. Caswell (Edward Caswell), 1912-
Other People
Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845
Other Organizations
Greenfield Historical Society (Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
architects
architecture (discipline)
Material Type
scrapbooks
Places
Greenfield (Franklin county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Alexander House (Springfield, Mass.)
Location Note
HGO-01-001-O-C-101

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