Royall House, Medford, MA

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1920

Location Note

photo albums # 162,163,164,166,167

GUSN

GUSN-194672

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Description

An album depicting the rooms of the Royall House, Medford, Massachusetts as restored by Joseph Chandler. There are 14 leaves, some of which have photographs on both sides. Photographs by Howard Shurtleff, brother of Arthur Shurcliff (the landscape architect), who, in turn, was the father of the donor, Mrs. Franz Ingelfinger of Cambridge, Massachusetts. Also included is a detailed view of the doorway, and a view of the house after restoration. Good quality views.
Includes correspondence between Abbott Cummings adn MRs. Shurtcliff regarding the donation and dating of photographs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dwellings
historic houses
exterior views
interior views
doorways
stairs
photograph albums
albumen prints

Additional Identification Number

album number 166

Physical Description

1 photograph album; 10 5/16 x 7 1/4 inches

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

1983

Reference Code

PC009.166

Acquisition Type

Gift

Places

Medford (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Shurtleff, Howard (Photographer)

Material Type

photograph albums
albumen prints

Other People

Chandler, Joseph Everett

Subjects

Historic House

Descriptive Terms

Royall House
Medford, Mass

Description Level

Item

Location Note

photo albums # 162,163,164,166,167