Album 21: Historic Doorways and Buildings

Collection Type

  • Photography


ca. 1928



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The images of Boston and the surrounding area are bound with material relating to Charleston, South Carolina, and other southern areas. The album includes several hundred 3 x 4 inch photographs varying from detailed views of doorways to general elevations. The Boston images include several details of Beacon Hill doorways. Also documented are Chelsea, Dedham, Hingham, Marblehead, Melrose, Newburyport, North Andover, Northampton, Quincy, Roxbury, Salem, and Woburn, Mass.; Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Newport, Rhode Island; and Wiscasset, Maine.


Descriptive Terms

historic buildings
exterior views
exterior elevations
photograph albums

Additional Identification Number

Album Number 21

Physical Description

1 photograph album; 10 3/8 x 12 7/16 inches

Collection Code


Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Reference Code



Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Charleston (Charleston county, South Carolina)

Record Details


Dustin, Florence, Miss (Compiler)

Material Type

photograph albums

Descriptive Terms

Salem, MA
Marblehead, MA
Dedham, MA
Melrose, MA
Portsmouth, NH
Newport, RI
Wiscasset, ME
Quincy, MA
Chelsea, MA
Hingham, MA
Newburyport, MA
North Andover, MA
Northampton, MA
Roxbury, MA
Woburn, MA
Beacon Hill, Boston, MA

Accruals Note

Previously titled "Historic Doorways and Buildings in Boston and Vicinity"

Description Level


Historical/Biographical Note

Historical/Biographical Note

This album was compiled by Miss Florence Dustin of Arlington Street, Cambridge, Mass., circa the 1920s to early 1930s.