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Boston Museum

Item Information

Title:
Boston Museum
Description:
Shows an inerior plan from the stage of the seating and levels, numbered and with decorative elements included. "Boston Museum, on Tremont Street, near Court Street, is one of the oldest and most popular places of amusement in the city. The Museum proper is very large and interesting, with its large hall and capacious galleries filled with curiosities and works of art; while the theatre is large and well-ventilated, beautifully decorated, and comfortably furnished." From the "Stranger's Guide to Boston."
Printer:
Photo-Electrotype Co. (Boston, Mass.)
Date:
1840–1850
Format:
Prints
Genre:
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
museums (buildings)
theaters (buildings)
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 newspaper engraving
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
198254
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.3300.002