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Residence of A. E. Bodell

Description

Black photograph album embossed with gold lettering " A. E. Bodell." 23 gelatin prints, sepia toned. Accorindg ot Christopher Mondkhouse, curator of the Minneapolis Institute of Art, this building was the home of A. E. Bodell, designed by W. T. Aldrich, with an addtion by H. D. Sleeper. Nine exterior views portray a large wide bulding and its setting with shots of a neo-classical front entrance, front gate, portico, stable and landscaping. 14 interior views show large panelled rooms, furnished iwth chandeliers, mirrors and stylish tables, chairs and sofas.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
ca. 1930
Date of Acquisition
April 2007
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 15 3/4 x 18 1/2 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 228J
GUSN
273514
Reference Code
PC009.228J

Record details

Originator
Weber, Paul J. (Photographer)
Other People
Aldrich, William T.
Bodell, A E
Sleeper, Henry Davis, 1878-1934
Other Organizations
Bellows and Aldrich
Descriptive Terms
Aldrich, William T.
Bodell, A. E.
Providence, RI
Sleeper, H. D.
Weber, Paul T.
exterior views
interior views
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
gelatin silver prints
photograph albums
Places
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Notes
See attached Nantional Register of historic Places registration form with more details on this house and it's neighborhood on Blackstone Boulevard in Providence, RI.
Location Note
228J

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