Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1918-1949

GUSN

GUSN-54882

Description

View of south side of a 17th century house with steeply raking roof; framing and plastering on one wall uncovered.

Details

Descriptive Terms

photographs
gelatin silver prints
silver (metal)
houses
Silver Print
House
Seventeenth Century
Print, Photographic

Inscription

Handwritten (calligraphy) on recto--centered below image: ""Abraham Browne, Jr. House/ 562 Main Street, Watertown, Massachusetts/ Acquired in 1923 as a gift by/ The Society For The Preservation of New England Antiquities/ Built by him about 1698. This photograph of the South front, just before boarding and clapboarding, shows the frame outlines against the plaster covering the brick nogging.

People and Organizations

Abraham Browne House

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

16 7/8 x 20 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1949.18X

Places

Massachusetts (United States)