Interior view of Doric Hall, Massachusetts State House, facing the north wall

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1895

GUSN

GUSN-202221

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Description

Interior view of Doric Hall, Massachusetts State House, facing marble statues by Sir Francis Chantrey (George Washington, center statue, 1826) and Thomas Ball (Massachusetts Governor John A. Andrew, 1870).

Details

Descriptive Terms

public buildings
interior views
statues
wall clocks
hanging lamps
marble (rock)
assembly halls
alcoves
pedestals
columns (architectural elements)
government
albumen prints
photographs

Inscription

Recto: [in negative:] Doric Hall [embossed:] COPYRIGHT 1895 BY N.L.STEBBINS PHOTO. BOSTON, MASS.; Verso of mount: Dupe [in a different hand:] State Hse Beacon St [in a different hand:] Gift of Bostonian Society 22 Nov. 1923

Additional Identification Number

OVP Photo Database Number 8
OVP Number OVP0012

Physical Description

1 photographic print

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

22 November 1923

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.012

Image Dimensions

14.25 x 17.75 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of The Bostonian Society.

Record Details

Originator

Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)

Material Type

albumen prints
photographs

Subjects

Beacon Hill (neighborhood)
Boston (Mass.)
Architectural photography

Restrictions

Light foxing across verso of mount; mount warped, with all four corners missing pieces; some pencil markings on recto of mount.

Description Level

Item

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