Jim McCool, in front of the Harrison Gray Otis House, Boston, Mass.,1925

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1925

GUSN

GUSN-225403

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Description

Jim McCool, the foreman for Isaac Blair & Company, stands at the work site. The Otis House was moved during the widening of Cambridge Street in 1925.

Details

Descriptive Terms

exterior views
dwellings
houses
doors
foundations (structural elements)
laborers
photographs
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Inscription

Jim McCool, foreman for Isaac Blair & Co.in charge of the move of the Harrison Gray Otis House for widening of Cambridge St., Boston Mass., June 1925. Shows blocking and rollers under the Cambridge St. front.

Physical Description

1 photographic print : black-and-white

Collection Code

PC006

Collection Name

Historic New England properties photographic collection

Reference Code

PC006.HGO.01.013

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Appleton, William Sumner, 1874-1947 (Photographer)

Material Type

photographs
black-and-white prints (photographs)

Other People

Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848
McCool, Jim

Other Organizations

Isaac Blair & Co., Inc. (South Boston, Mass.)

Subjects

Historic New England properties
Cambridge Street (Boston, Mass.)
Lynde Street (Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography

Description Level

Item