Exterior view of Baker Memorial Church, Dorchester, Mass.

Description

An exterior view shows the Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church in the Uphams Corner neighborhood of Dorchester, Massachusetts from across the intersection of Columbia Road and Cushing Avenue. The church was dedicated on June 14, 1891. The congregation left the premises around the 1940s. Sarah Baker, a member of the First Episcopal Methodist Church, bequeathed funds for the construction of a new church.

Details

Descriptive Terms

churches (buildings)
Richardsonian Romanesque
front (positional attribute)
Episcopal
Methodist
exterior views
religious buildings
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000161
AccessID 240
Other identifier HNEDID-000161

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USMA.0790.0100.001

Date Notes

18 November 1895

Places

Uphams Corner (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Record Details

Originator

Haskell, Arthur C. (Arthur Cushman), 1890-1968 (Photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Other People

Baker, Sarah

Subjects

Columbia Road (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
Cushing Avenue (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Geo.: Large: Dorchester: Modern, public and commercial bldgs, 3 of 3 - Unmounted