Digital Commonwealth

Deer Island Hospital, Boston Harbor

Item Information

Title:
Deer Island Hospital, Boston Harbor
Description:
This item consists of two pages of newspaper sheets picturing the hospital grounds of Deer Island Hospital. It includes smaller interior settings depicting life inside the state hospital. The second sheet depicts images of a prison.
Delineator:
Hill, A.
Engraver:
Peirce, Joshua H., 1812-1869
Publisher:
Ballou's Pictorial
Date:
1856
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
hospitals (buildings for health facility)
peninsulas
harbors
prisons (buildings)
Deer Island Hospital
Places:
MassachusettsBoston Harbor
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Deer Island (area)
Extent:
1 newspaper print
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Identifier:
198448
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.2250.005