Interior view of the Ipswich Mills Tea House, Ipswich, Mass., serving room, 1923

Description

This interior view shows the serving room of the Ipswich Mills Tea House in Ipswich, Massachusetts. Several different types of dishes including coffee mugs, pots, pans, and plates are next to a sink. A side table holds a telephone, bread box and miscellaneous items. In the middle of the room there is a table that could be used for preparing meals and in the far corner a screen door shows an exit from the serving room.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
telephones
freezers
tables (support furniture)
tea rooms
interior views
commercial buildings
business (commercial function)
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Physical Description

1 photograph ; 10 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USMA.1460.0170.001

Image Dimensions

8 1/2 x 10 3/4 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Ipswich (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Brayton, George (Photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Subjects

serving rooms
Architectural photography

Description Level

Item