Boston Residences of Henry and Susan Bigelow

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1915

Location Note

photo albums # 196

GUSN

GUSN-193765

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Description

Album of photographs of two Boston residences where Henry F. and Susan T. Bigelow lived. The photographs were taken circa 1915-1916 by Thomas Ellison of Detroit, Michigan.

The first residence is 142 Chestnut Street, Boston. There are two exterior photographs and 27 interiors, including the courtyard. The second residence is 409 Beacon Street, Boston. There is one exterior photograph and 11 interior photographs. The Bigelows lived in 409 Beacon Street from 1913-1915 and in 142 Chestnut Street from 1916-1929. Henry F. Bigelow was an architect with Bigelow & Wadsworth (later Bigelow, Wadsworth, Hubbard & Smith).

Details

Descriptive Terms

historic houses
interior views
exterior views
architectural elements
photograph albums
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Additional Identification Number

album number 196

Physical Description

1 photograph album; 13 1/2 x 18 inches

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

1998

Reference Code

PC009.196

Acquisition Type

Gift

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Ellison, Thomas (Photographer)

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Other People

Bigelow, Henry

Other Organizations

Bigelow, Wadsworth, Hubbard, and Smith

Descriptive Terms

Chestnut Street, Boston, Mass
Beacon Street, Boston, Mass

Description Level

Item

Location Note

photo albums # 196