Interior view of the Senate Chamber in the Massachusetts State House

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1874

GUSN

GUSN-202288

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Description

Interior view of the Senate Chamber in the Massachusetts State House, as seen from the left side of the room. The Senate Chamber is empty.

Details

Descriptive Terms

public buildings
chambers (assembly spaces)
carpets
office chairs
interior views
wall clocks
hanging lamps
double doors
ceilings
columns (architectural elements)
floor coverings
government
albumen prints
photographs

Inscription

Recto of mount: Senate Chamber, State House, Boston, Mass.; Verso of mount: [underlined: Senate Chamber State House Boston] {Gift of Bostonian Society 22 Nov. 1923}

Additional Identification Number

OVP Photo Database Number 75
OVP Number OVP0009

Physical Description

1 photographic print

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

22 November 1923

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.009

Image Dimensions

18 x 21.875 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of The Bostonian Society.

Record Details

Material Type

albumen prints
photographs

Subjects

Books
Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Desks
Beacon Hill (neighborhood)
Boston (Mass.)
Architectural photography

Restrictions

Mount brittle, chipped, and damaged, with pieces of edges missing; verso of mount smudged and dirty.

Description Level

Item