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View of the New South Church and Church Green, intersection of Summer and Bedford Streets, facing Winthrop Place, Boston, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1863

GUSN

GUSN-202252

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Description

An oblique exterior view of the New South Church and Church Green at the intersection of Summer and Bedford Streets, facing Winthrop Place. A small group of unidentified men and boys face the camera. A cart with barrels is on the left side of the image.

Details

Descriptive Terms

exterior views
churches (buildings)
intersections
religious buildings
historic buildings
group portraits
men (male humans)
boys
gelatin silver prints
photographs

Inscription

Recto of mount: Church Green [in a different hand:] Dupe; Verso of mount: Church Green - Boston [stamped:] GIVEN MAR. 20, 1934 BY MRS. WALTER K. WATKINS

Additional Identification Number

OVP Photo Database Number 39
OVP Number OVP0037
Negative Number 2843-B; Bostonian Society negative #113

Physical Description

1 photographic print, mounted

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

20 March 1934

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.037

Image Dimensions

11.125 x 8.75 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter K. Watkins, March 20, 1934.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

gelatin silver prints
photographs

Subjects

Bedford Street (Boston, Mass.)
Church Green (Boston, Mass.)
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Winthrop Place (Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography

Restrictions

Oxidative-reductive deterioration; top right edge of print torn.

Description Level

Item

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