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PC047.02.5630.24059 (RS172506)

Description

The sign above the library entrance reads "In acknowledging the great debt of this nation to France the people of Boston gratefully recall that in 1839 Nicholas Marie Alexandre Vattemare of Paris materially contributed to the establishment of this institution."

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Collection Name
Nathaniel L. Stebbins photographic collection
Collection Code
PC047
Dates
1917-05-14
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Dimensions
9.25x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Stebbins negative: 24059
GUSN
282545
Reference Code
PC047.02.5630.24059

Record details

Originator
Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)
Other People
Vattemare, Alexandre, 1796-1864
Other Organizations
Boston Public Library
Descriptive Terms
exterior views
philanthropists
public libraries (buildings)
public libraries (institutions)
squares (open spaces)
streetscapes
wars
Material Type
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)
World War, 1914-1918
Places
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Boston Public Library (Boston, Mass.)

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