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View of Pemberton Square, wintertime

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1864

GUSN

GUSN-202270

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Description

View of Pemberton Square facing south, wintertime. Snow is on the ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

urban environments
eye-level views
views (visual works)
ironwork (objects)
city blocks
dwellings
fences
façades
gelatin silver prints
photographs

Inscription

Verso of mount: [Pembert]on Square [text missing] in the 1860s [stamped:] [PEABO]DY MUSEUM OF SALEM [missing] [in a different hand, in ink:] {1928 Pemberton Square, Boston Taken in the 1860s Looking southerly Gift of the Peabody Museum of Salem 7 Aug 1928}

Additional Identification Number

OVP Photo Database Number 57
OVP Number OVP0058.A

Physical Description

1 photographic print

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Date of Acquisition

07 August 1928

Reference Code

PC001.01.TMP.058-A

Image Dimensions

13.25 x 10.5 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Peabody Museum, Salem, Mass.

Record Details

Material Type

gelatin silver prints
photographs

Subjects

Snow
Boston (Mass.)
Pemberton Square (Boston, Mass.)

Restrictions

Oxidative-reductive deterioration; yellowed and faded; most of right side of mount missing.

Description Level

Item

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