Looking up Somerset St. towards Hampton Place Church

Collection Type

  • Photography

Location Note

Geo.: Small: Mass.: Boston: Somerset St.: Photo

GUSN

GUSN-194824

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Description

A view up Somerset Street on Beacon Hill in Boston shows the front façades of town houses and the steeple and part of the façade of the First Baptist Church at 12 Somerset Street.

Details

Descriptive Terms

residential districts
spires
façades
churches (buildings)
hills
side (positional attribute)
Gothic Revival
steeples (building components)
town houses
round (shape)
exterior views
Baptist
streetscapes
religious buildings
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000103
AccessID 128
Other identifier HNEDID-000103

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.03.01.TMP.048

Date Notes

1880s-1910s

Places

Beacon Hill (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Record Details

Originator

Watkins, Walter Kendall, 1855-1934 (source)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Subjects

city life
Somerset Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Geo.: Small: Mass.: Boston: Somerset St.: Photo