Exterior view of the Curtis House, Jamaica Plain, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1910

GUSN

GUSN-195055

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Description

This exterior view shows the front and side façades of the William Curtis House in Jamaica Plain in Boston, Massachusetts. Curtis built the salt box house in 1639 at what is now Lamartine and Paul Gore Streets. The house is surrounded by a picket fence, and there is a trellis adjacent to the front door.

Details

Descriptive Terms

picket fences
saltbox houses
trellises
photograph albums
American Colonial
exterior views
photomechanical prints
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000150
AccessID 371
Other identifier HNEDID-000150

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC025

Collection Name

Wilfred A. French photographic collection, 1880s

Reference Code

PC025.TMP.001

Date Notes

1880s-1910s

Places

Jamaica Plain (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Record Details

Originator

French, Wilfred A. (photographer)

Material Type

photomechanical prints
photographs

Other People

Curtis, William
Eliot, Sarah
Eliot, John, 1604-1690

Subjects

Lamartine Street (Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.)
Paul Gore Street (Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography

Description Level

Item