Exterior view of the Masonic Temple, Tremont Street at Temple Place, Boston, Mass., 1860-1890

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-202333

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Description

The Masonic Temple is flanked by the Cathedral Church of St. Paul on the left side and residential buildings on the right side. Horsecar tracks can be seen on Tremont Street.

Details

Descriptive Terms

exterior views
masonic buildings
streetscapes
horsecars
churches (buildings)
gelatin silver prints
photographs

Inscription

Verso of mount: Masonic Temple by [architect] Richard Bond Tremont Street at Temple Place Boston, Massachusetts identified by Robert Severy 1/15/1980

Additional Identification Number

OVP Photo Database Number 121
OVP Number OVP0081

Physical Description

1 photographic print ; 13 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.081

Image Dimensions

13.5 x 10.25 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Bond, Richard, 1798-1861 (Architect)

Material Type

gelatin silver prints
photographs

Subjects

Architectural photography
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Temple Place (Boston, Mass.)

Restrictions

Oxidative-reductive deterioration; stained; bottom corners of mount cut off.

Description Level

Item