Springfield, Massachusetts

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1896-1906

Location Note

photo albums # 195,197,198

GUSN

GUSN-193766

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Description

An album of photographs from Springfield, Massachusetts, circa 1896-1906. The majority of these photographs were taken on one block in Springfield: Summer St., Federal St., Worthington St., and Kibbe St. These photographs include interior and exterior views of residences. There are also several photographs of Henry Hammond Ahl's studio on 317 Main St. and William F. Moseley's studio which was located at the corner of Chestnut St. and Harrison Ave. Another Springfield view is of Forest Park. There are also an interior and an exterior labeled as being in Agawam. This album possibly was owned by Ahl, or by a member of his wife's family, the Curtis', who lived at 307 Worthington St.

Details

Descriptive Terms

streetscapes
interior views
exterior views
photograph albums
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Additional Identification Number

album number 197

Physical Description

1 photograph album; 6 3/4 x 5 inches

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

1998

Reference Code

PC009.197

Acquisition Type

Gift

Places

Springfield (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Agawam (Hampden County, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Other People

Moseley, William F.
Ahl, Henry Hammond
Ahl, Frances Curtis, 1895?-

Descriptive Terms

Summer Street, Springfield, Mass
Federal Street, Springfield, Mass
Worthington Street, Springfield, Mass
Kibbe Street, Springfield, Mass
Forest Park, Springfield, Mass
Agawam, Mass

Description Level

Item

Location Note

photo albums # 195,197,198