John H. Pray and Sons' Carpet Warehouse, No. 51 Washington Street, Boston, Mass., 1855

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1855

Location Note

Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.

GUSN

GUSN-198438

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Description

This engraving is a front view of the carpet store at No. 51 Washington Street. People are entering the store and there are trunks and a wagon in the foreground. The text describes the building, architect and features of Washington Street commercial buildings.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
floor coverings
rugs
carpets
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Additional Identification Number

Prints and Engravings Collection Number PR264

Physical Description

1 news line engraving

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Date of Acquisition

1922-03-23

Reference Code

GC002.01.MA.3550.002

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

8 x 5 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Capt. Wm. B. Clarke, 1922

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Gleason's Pictorial (Publisher)

Material Type

line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)

Other Organizations

John H. Pray & Sons Company

Subjects

Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)

Restrictions

poor

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.