Sam Adams statue, Adams Square, Boston, Mass., April 30, 1904

Description

The Samuel Adams statue, done by Anne Whitney, stands in Adams Square at the intersections of Brattle, Cornhill, Devonshire and Washington Streets. The area was demolished to create Government Center. Faneuil Hall can be seen in the background. The statue now stands behind Faneuil Hall.

Details

Descriptive Terms

statues
revolutionaries
statesmen
politicians
squares (open spaces)
intersections
exterior views
commercial buildings
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

Stebbins negative 15273

Physical Description

1 photographic print

Collection Code

PC047

Collection Name

Nathaniel L. Stebbins photographic collection

Reference Code

PC047.02.6090.15273

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)
Whitney, Anne, 1821-1915 (Sculptor)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Other People

Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803

Subjects

Architectural photography
Adams Square (Boston, Mass.)
Government Center (Boston, Mass.)
Revolutionary War
Brattle Street (Boston, Mass.)
Cornhill Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Devonshire Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item