Skip to content

Search Collections

Paper Works of Byron Weston, Dalton, Mass., ca. 1875

GC002.02.331 (RS182770)

Description

The Weston Paper Works on the Housatonic River is seen in the print with two smaller images showing the front of the mill and the counting room. The top of the image has various medals won by the company. Byron Curtis Weston was the paper company founder and a Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts (1880-1883). Weston was the maternal grandfather of chef Julia Child.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
ca. 1875
Physical Description
1 print ; 11 x 13 3/4 inches
Dimensions
11x 13 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
GUSN
275322
Reference Code
GC002.02.331

Record details

Originator
Byron Weston Company (Agency)
Hardie, Robert Gordon, 1854-1904 (Delineator)
Other People
Child, Julia (1912-2004)
Weston, Byron Curtis, 1832-1898
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
cooks
exterior views
lieutenant governors
paper (fiber product)
paper mills
Material Type
prints (visual works)
Places
Dalton (Berkshire county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints and Engravings > Oversized > Massachusetts > Dalton-Danvers

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments