Hodgson Portable Houses, E.G. Hodgson Co., 71-73 Federal Street, Boston, Mass.

Date

1921

GUSN

GUSN-322201

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Description

The structures shown in the catalog include houses, playhouses, livestock buildings and clubhouses. Hodgson has a factory and outdoor exhibit in Dover, Massachusetts. The New York show room is in the Craftsman Bldg., 6 East 39th Street, corner 5th Avenue, New York City. The item has a double page photograph in the center showing a group of Hodgson portable Houses used by the Massachusetts Public Safety Committee on Boston Common. The cover has a Hodgson structure used an an Army and Navy Canteer on Boston Common. The State House can be seen in the background.

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Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
houses
dwellings
portable buildings
floor plans
canteens (eating and recreation spaces)
children's playhouses
animal housing (farm structures)
clubhouses
capitols
public buildings
government office buildings
trade catalogs

Physical Description

1 trade catalog : illustrations ; 5 1/4 x 8 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.12.002.005.128

Image Dimensions

5 1/4 x 8 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Earle G. Shettleworth, 2013.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
New York City (New York state)
Dover (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade catalogs

Other Organizations

Massachusetts. Committee on Public Safety.

Subjects

Architectural photography
Federal Street (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Common (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item