Digital Commonwealth

Boston from the Dorchester Heights

Item Information

Title:
Boston from the Dorchester Heights
Description:
This engraving is a detailed, sunlit view of Boston and its harbor from Dorchester Heights. The foreground shows the American flag on the right and people milling about the small, grassy knolls.
Date:
1838
Format:
Prints
Genre:
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
distant views
capital cities
harbors
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 engraving
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Miss Virginia Stockwell, 1921
Identifier:
198225
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.0650.007