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Geo. W. Pettes Dry Goods Warehouse, Corner of Washington & Summer Sts., Boston

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Title:
Geo. W. Pettes Dry Goods Warehouse, Corner of Washington & Summer Sts., Boston
Description:
This corner view of Geo. W. Pettes Dry Goods Warehouse shows people walking into the store and a carriage going by. The building advertises "Wholesale & Retail / Silks, Shawls & Rich Dress Goods / Foreign & American Dry Goods Warehouse."
Date:
1846
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
silk (textile)
shawls
wholesalers
retailers
dress (culture-related concept)
shopping
exterior views
warehouses
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 wood block print
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of W.K. Watkins, 1932
Identifier:
198363
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.3550.011