View of Hull Street and the Old North Church, Boston, Mass., undated

Collection Type

  • Photography

Location Note

Geo.: Large: Mass.: Boston: Salem St.: Christ Church: Exteriors: Unmounted

GUSN

GUSN-196295

Description

Hull Street is seen looking towards Christ Church, also known as the Old North Church with a man and child on the sidewalk. This view was taken prior to 1954, when the steeple and clock face shown were destroyed by Hurricane Carol. A part of the Copp's Hill Burying Ground can be seen on the left side of the image.

Details

Descriptive Terms

religious buildings
churches (buildings)
children (people by age group)
men (male humans)
streetscapes
graveyards
façades
spires
steeples (building components)
Georgian (British Renaissance-Baroque style)
row houses
photographs
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 001320
AccessID 2084
Other identifier HNEDID-001320

Physical Description

1 photographic print : black-and-white

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.7010.002

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
North End (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Record Details

Originator

Keystone View Company (Photographer)

Material Type

photographs
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Subjects

Architectural photography
Hull Street (Boston, Mass.)
Salem Street (Boston, Mass.)
Copp's Hill Burying Ground (Boston, Mass.)
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Geo.: Large: Mass.: Boston: Salem St.: Christ Church: Exteriors: Unmounted