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Arrowhead, Bush-Melville House,1794, Pittsfield, Mass.

Item Information

Title:
Arrowhead, Bush-Melville House,1794, Pittsfield, Mass.
Description:
A room, with a fireplace, is shown in Arrowhead, the Bush-Melville House, owned by Herman Melville. The fireplace and chimney at Arrowhead was used as a model, and described in detail in Melville's short story published in The Putnam's Monthly Magazine in 1856 titled: "I and My Chimney."
Date:
1933
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
photographs
black-and-white prints (photographs)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
PC001: General photographic collection
Subjects:
interior views
dwellings
houses
fireplaces
paneling
authors
Architectural photography
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891
Places:
MassachusettsBerkshire (county)Pittsfield
Extent:
1 photographic print : black-and-white, mounted ; 7 1/4 x 9 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
225302
Call #:
PC001.02.01.USMA.2340.0040.001