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A fine representation of a sleighing scene on Boston Neck

Item Information

Title:
A fine representation of a sleighing scene on Boston Neck
Description:
The engraving shows a view of sleighs and horses riding back and forth through the open Neck with people gathered in the foreground.
Date:
1853
Format:
Prints
Genre:
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
sleighs
horse-drawn vehicles
spectators (event observers)
snow (precipitation)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston Neck (cape)
Extent:
1 news line engraving
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Mr. L.W. Jenkins, 1922
Identifier:
198356
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.3550.003