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Fort Independence, Boston Harbor

Item Information

Title:
Fort Independence, Boston Harbor
Description:
This engraving presents a detailed view of the fort and grounds. There are two small insets of surounding sites: "Ancient Tombstone at Castle Island" and "Monument on Castle Island."
Engraver:
Brown, Samuel E., d. ca. 1860
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:
tombstones (sepulchral monuments)
monuments
forts
cannons (artillery)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Castle Island (cape)
MassachusettsBoston Harbor
Fort Independence (Mass.)
Extent:
1 newspaper line engraving
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Capt. Wm. B. Clarke, 1922
Identifier:
198452
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.1000.002