Exterior view of "Old" Trinity Church with horse-drawn carriages, Summer Street and Hawley Street

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1872

GUSN

GUSN-202309

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Description

Oblique exterior view of "Old" Trinity Church, Summer Street at Hawley Street, prior to its destruction in the Great Boston Fire. Horse-drawn carriages are parked on the street.

Details

Descriptive Terms

business (commercial function)
urban environments
carriages (vehicles)
exterior views
Gothic Revival
streets
city blocks
churches (buildings)
storefronts
façades
commercial buildings
religious buildings
albumen prints
photographs

Inscription

Recto of mount: AL/KK JO43 [in a different hand:] Trinity Church 1872; Verso of mount: Trinity Church Summer & Hawley Sts {Exchange: Henry Deeks Cambridge, MA June 1982}

Additional Identification Number

OVP Photo Database Number 96
OVP Number OVP0068

Physical Description

1 photographic print

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

June 1982

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.068

Image Dimensions

12.75 x 9.75 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Exchange with Henry Deeks.

Record Details

Material Type

albumen prints
photographs

Subjects

Horses
Signs and signboards
Street railroads. Track
Working animals
Boston (Mass.)
Hawley Street (Boston, Mass.)
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography

Description Level

Item