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This exterior view shows men, horses and a carriage outside the brick factory, Louis Prang and Co.
A.H. Folsom, Photographer, 48 Alleghany St., Roxbury, 1882 (stamped)
Washington Street and Gardner Street (now Roxbury Street) Roxbury, Mass., Neg# 46798.A, Sheets #5 (handwritten)
The printory which Louis Prang-father of the American Christmas card-established in the 1860's, located on what was then Washington and Gardner Streets, Roxbury, Mass. The photographer was another Roxbury resident, A.H. Folsom, who is well-known for his photographs of domestic interiors and landscapes, including an impressive series of The Vale made in 1884. This photograph of the Prang factory dates to the same period. Collections of the Archives, SPNEA.
Oversize photograph number OVP0214
1 photographic print : albumen, mounted, matted ; 17 x 13 3/4 inches
General photographic collection
13 3/4 x 17 (HxW)(inches)
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Folsom, A. H. (Augustine H.), 1800-1910 (Photographer)
Factory located on Washington Street and Gardner Street.