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Glimpses of Old Boston from Rare Photographs and Prints clippings album

MS004.039 (RS182819)

Description

This scrapbook contains a nearly-complete set of clippings from the newspaper series "Glimpses of Old Boston" featuring landmark buildings and street scenes in the 1800s as well as a few associated clippings. Many of the photographs were lent by the Boston Athenaeum. It has an elaborately colored and embossed cover showing the title "Album." Since the pages of the scrapbook are fragild, it should be handled with care

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Details

Collection Name
Scrapbooks collection
Collection Code
MS004
Date Notes
19th century
Date of Acquisition
1927
Physical Description
One scrapbook; 12 x 16 inches
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
283327
Reference Code
MS004.039

Record details

Material Type
scrapbooks
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
HGO-01-001-O-C-103

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