Exterior view of the rear facade of the King-Hooper House, Marblehead, Mass., undated

Collection Type

  • Photography

Location Note

OVP 57

GUSN

GUSN-221279

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Description

This exterior view of the King-Hooper House in Marblehead, Mass. shows the rear facade and a detail of the gambrel roof.

Details

Descriptive Terms

exterior views
houses
dwellings
gambrel roofs
black-and-white photographs
photographs

Inscription

Rear view in the King-Hooper House. Built about 1760. The gambrel roof of the ell, set upon broad "shoulders," is an ingenious device for increasing the space in the lower story. Photographed by Arthur C. Haskell, Historic American Buildings Survey. Frank Chouteau Brown, District Officer. (typed)
King-Hooper House, Marblehead, Mass. (handwritten)

Additional Identification Number

Oversize photograph number OVP0200-A

Physical Description

1 photographic print : black-and-white, mounted, matted ; 11 x 14 inches

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.200-A

Image Dimensions

11 x 14 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Marblehead (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Haskell, Arthur C. (Arthur Cushman), 1890-1968 (Photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white photographs
photographs

Other People

Brown, Frank Chouteau, 1876-1947

Accruals Note

Date of house: circa 1760.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

OVP 57