Old Trinity Church on Summer Street after the fire, 1872

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1872

Location Note

Boston Fire of 1872- Box 1 of 2 - J.W.Black

GUSN

GUSN-224901

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Description

Onlookers stand by the rubble next to old Trinity Church on Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts after the Great Fire of 1872. OVP109, [3]." The verso also has: "A.H. Rickards, 19 1/4 x 23 1/2 #1335."

Details

Descriptive Terms

fires (events)
disasters
rubble
ruins
churches (buildings)
religious buildings
albumen prints
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

OVP number OVP 109
James Wallace Black collection number 3

Physical Description

1 photographic print : albumen, black-and-white, mounted ; 13 1/2 x 10 1/4

Collection Code

PC013

Collection Name

James Wallace Black photographic collection of the Boston Fire, 1872

Date of Acquisition

1911-04

Reference Code

PC013.TMP.006

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

13 1/2 x 10 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Black, James Wallace, 1825-1896 (Photographer)

Material Type

albumen prints
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Other People

Rickards, A. H.

Subjects

Great Fire, Boston, Mass., 1872
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Boston Fire of 1872- Box 1 of 2 - J.W.Black