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Messenger Family Albums - Winchester, Massachusetts

Description

36 Black and white 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 photographs mounted in leather bound album. This album is mostly street scenes and buildings around Winchester and lake views. Includes Unitarian Church, Winchester Boat Club and Winchester Train Depot. Also a photo of the Powder House in Somerville, MA and a tower built in Franklin Park. Also pictures at The Boulders of Guy Messenger playing outside and in a cart pulled by a donkey. There are also farm views and an historic tower, unfortunately unidentifiied. There is a very interesting picture of children dressed in costume with black-face.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1890-1940
Acquisition Type
Library & Archives Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2010
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 6 3/4 x 11 5/8 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 250B
GUSN
284383
Reference Code
PC009.250B

Record details

Other People
Messenger , Guy
Descriptive Terms
Powder House, Somerville, MA
Winchester Boat Club
Winchester Train Depot
Winchester, Massachusetts
boathouses
children (people by age group)
farms
lakes (bodies of water)
municipal buildings
streetscapes
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photograph albums
Places
Winchester (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Photo album # 250 (Box 1 of 3)

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