Beauport

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1936

Location Note

photo albums # 165C

GUSN

GUSN-194669

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Description

Red leather photograph album (21 1/4x14") with gold embossed lettering and case of Beauport, the Sleeper-McCann House in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Found on site and removed in 1991. Compiled circa 1936 by Mrs. Charles E. F. McCann. Captions to the photographs and articles were provided by the compiler. The album begins wtih photographs titled "exteriors of house"; continues with photographs of interiors by room name. Articles include those from Country Life, House Beautiful, New York Times, Boston Sunday Herald, Antiques, and Boston Evening Transcript.

Details

Descriptive Terms

historic houses
exterior views
articles
interior views
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs

Additional Identification Number

album number 165c

Physical Description

3 of 3 photograph albums; 21 1/4 x 14 inches

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

1992

Reference Code

PC009.165C

Acquisition Type

Library & Archives Accession

Places

Beauport (Quebec, Canada)
Gloucester (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

McCann, Helena W. (Compiler)

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white photographs

Other People

McCann, Helena W.

Subjects

Historic New England properties
Historic House

Descriptive Terms

Beauport
Sleeper-McCann house
Gloucester, Mass

Accruals Note

Use scanned version filed with album.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

photo albums # 165C