Group portrait of members of the Massachusetts Historical Society, ca. 1877

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1877

GUSN

GUSN-202372

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Description

Group portrait of members of the Massachusetts Historical Society standing on the front steps of Society President R. C. Winthrop's house, Brookline.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canes (walking sticks)
group portraits
exterior views
chairs (furniture forms)
furniture
dwellings
albumen prints
photographs

Inscription

Recto of mount:Winthrop House, Brookline [printed with photographer's name and address:] J.W. Black, Photo. 163 & 173 Washington St., Boston; Verso of mount: Meeting of the Mass Hist Soc. At the home of its Pres. Mr. R. C. Winthrop, in Brookline [in a different hand:] c. 1863-1871 [twice:] Gift of W. S. Appleton 11 March 1919

Additional Identification Number

OVP Photo Database Number 160
OVP Number OVP0299

Physical Description

1 photographic print

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

11 March 1919

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.299

Image Dimensions

11.25 x 16.25 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton.

Record Details

Originator

Black, James Wallace, 1825-1896 (Photographer)

Material Type

albumen prints
photographs

Other Organizations

Massachusetts Historical Society

Subjects

Men
Societies
Brookline (Mass.)

Description Level

Item