Portrait of Miss Frances Greely Curtis, seated on a couch in the second floor parlor, looking down, 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-167566

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Description

Miss Frances Greely Curtis sits on the sofa in the second floor parlor in the Greely S. Curtis House, 28-30 Mount Vernon Street, Boston, Massachusetts. 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. The portrait on the wall behind Miss Curtis is described on the photograph verso as "Portrait of Eleanor Foster of Charlestown, by Badger."

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 2156
Old ID 2192.00

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.056.04

Acquisition Type

Gift

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

Subjects

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

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-001-F-R-2