Province House, in Boston, 1848

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1848

Location Note

Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.

GUSN

GUSN-198379

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Description

The Province House on Washington Street is seen in the image. Province House was built as a private residence in 1679 and later became the seat of the royal governors of Massachusetts. It was demolished in 1922.

Details

Descriptive Terms

exterior views
mansions
houses
dwellings
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Additional Identification Number

Prints and Engravings Collection Number PR250

Physical Description

1 news line engraving

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Date of Acquisition

1924-03-26

Reference Code

GC002.01.MA.3550.014

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

6.5 x 6 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon, 1924

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Rea, J. (Engraver)

Material Type

line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Subjects

Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)

Restrictions

fair

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.