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Old Houses and Towns scrapbook

MS004.019 (RS184190)

Description

This bound scrapbook entitled "Old Houses and Towns," created by Miss Annie H. Thwings, contains approximately 100 pages of photomechanicals, mainly of colonial houses and meetinghouses throughout New England. The collection includes images of vernacular houses, New England landscapes, aerial views of American cities and towns, a series of Boston street views set in 1833, as well as illustrations of landscapes and animals throughout the United States and Europe. The images are all well-captioned and many carry dates.

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Details

Collection Name
Scrapbooks collection
Collection Code
MS004
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
29 April 1935
Physical Description
Bound scrapbook; 10 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Annie H. Thwing, 29 April 1935
GUSN
283292
Reference Code
MS004.019

Record details

Originator
Thwing, Annie Haven, 1819-1856 (Assembler)
Material Type
scrapbooks
Places
New England (United States) [general region]
Location Note
HGO-01-001-O-C-407
Related Items
Old Houses and Towns

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