Exterior view of Old Ship Church, Hingham, Mass.

Description

A stereograph of the exterior of the Old Ship Meeting House in Hingham, Massachusetts, the only surviving 17th century meeting house in the United States. The view is from across the street up a rise to the side of the church. A cupola with a spire and weathervane crown the hip roof. A picket fence surronds the property from which the views were taken.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hip roofs
cupolas
spires
picket fences
meeting houses (religious buildings)
American Colonial
exterior views
weathervanes
religious buildings
stereographs
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000280
AccessID 525
Other identifier HNEDID-000280

Physical Description

1 stereograph

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.04.01.USMA.0790.0010.008

Date Notes

1880s-1910s

Places

Hingham (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Clifford, P. A. (photographer)

Material Type

stereographs
photographs

Subjects

Main Street (Hingham, Mass.)
Architectural photography

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Stereo views: Mass.: Hingham