View of King's Chapel, Boston, Mass., Sept. 17, 1856

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1856-09-17

Location Note

OVP L6

GUSN

GUSN-221334

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Description

Exterior rear view of King's Chapel and the City Hall grounds showing the statue of Benjamin Franklin with a number of people standing around it.

Details

Descriptive Terms

exterior views
religious buildings
churches (buildings)
statues
city halls
photographs
photographic prints
albumen prints

Inscription

Rear view of King's Chapel showing statue of Franklin in front of City Hall, Boston, Mass.Dr. Rowllin to Neale1st Baptist Church SteepleMay 28, 1665 in Charlestown (handwritten)
Sept. 17th 1856Gift of Mr. Baldwin Coolidge (handwritten)

Additional Identification Number

Oversize photograph number OVP0122-A

Physical Description

1 photographic print : albumen, mounted ; 16 7/8 x 21 5/8 inches

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

1856-09-17

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.122-A

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

21 5/8 x 16 7/8 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

photographs
photographic prints
albumen prints

Other People

Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790

Description Level

Item

Location Note

OVP L6