Portrait of Miss Frances Greely Curtis, seated on a chair in the second floor parlor, looking toward the window, Greely Stevenson Curtis House, 28-30 Mount Vernon St., Boston, Mass., February 18, 1923

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1923-02-18

Location Note

HGO-01-001-F-R-2

GUSN

GUSN-167563

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Description

Miss Curtis was the daughter of Greely Stevenson Curtis and Harriot Appleton. She was a skater, horsewoman and involved in many civic and charitable organizations in Boston. A second unidentified woman sits at a piano in the photograph. The marble bust in the image is of James Freeman Curtis, the father of Greely Stevenson Curtis.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
philanthropists
women (female humans)
interior views
houses
dwellings
interior decoration
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

ACCESS ID 2153
Old ID 2189.00

Physical Description

1 photographic print : black-and-white ; 7 x 4 3/4 inches

Collection Code

PC002

Collection Name

Domestic interiors photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

1923-02-26

Reference Code

PC002.USMA.Boston.056.01

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

7 x 4 3/4 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston, Mass.

Record Details

Originator

Appleton, William Sumner, 1874-1947 (photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Other People

Curtis, Frances Greely, 1867-1957
Curtis, Greely "Steen" Stevenson, 1830-1897
Curtis, Harriot Sumner (Appleton), 1841-1923
Curtis, James Freeman, 1797-1839

Subjects

Architectural photography
Mt. Vernon Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-001-F-R-2