View of the remains of the Province House, Washington Street, Boston, Mass., 1922

Description

Brick walls and windows are all that remain of Province House as it is being taken down. Work men are visible in the background. Province House was built as a private residence in 1679 and later became the seat of the royal governors of Massachusetts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

exterior views
houses
dwellings
governors
photographs
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 001693
AccessID 3636
Other identifier HNEDID-001693

Physical Description

1 photographic print : black-and-white

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.8840.003

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Halliday Historic Photograph Co. (Photographer)

Material Type

photographs
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Subjects

Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Province Court (Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Geographic / Mass. / Boston / Washington St.: School to Water