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Description

View of south side of a 17th century house with steeply raking roof; framing and plastering on one wall uncovered.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1918-1949
Inscriptions
Handwritten (calligraphy) on recto--centered below image: ""Abraham Browne, Jr. House/ 562 Main Street, Watertown, Massachusetts/ Acquired in 1923 as a gift by/ The Society For The Preservation of New England Antiquities/ Built by him about 1698. This photograph of the South front, just before boarding and clapboarding, shows the frame outlines against the plaster covering the brick nogging.
Material
gelatin silver prints
silver (metal)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
gelatin silver prints
House
houses
photographs
Print, Photographic
Seventeenth Century
silver (metal)
Silver Print
People and organizations
Abraham Browne House
Dimensions
16 7/8 x 20 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.18X
GUSN
54882

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