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

Item Information

Title:
Hodgson Portable Houses, E.G. Hodgson Co., 71-73 Federal Street, Boston, Mass.
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.
Date:
1921
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
trade catalogs
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
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
Architectural photography
Federal Street (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Common (Boston, Mass.)
Massachusetts. Committee on Public Safety.
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
New YorkNew York
MassachusettsNorfolk (county)Dover
Extent:
1 trade catalog : illustrations ; 5 1/4 x 8 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Earle G. Shettleworth, 2013.
Identifier:
322201
Call #:
EP001.12.002.005.128