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View of the Granary Burying-Ground showing monument to Benjamin Franklin's parents and Park Street Church, Boston, Mass., 1923

Item Information

Title:
View of the Granary Burying-Ground showing monument to Benjamin Franklin's parents and Park Street Church, Boston, Mass., 1923
Description:
This woodcut presents a gold and orange tinted scene of the church in the background and the monument in the cemetary in the foreground. It is a holiday card: "With Greetings for the New Year to the Friends of The Merrymount Press Boston, 1923."
Artist:
Ruzicka, Rudolph, 1883-1978
Date:
1923
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
woodcuts (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
religious buildings
churches (buildings)
cemeteries
monuments
exterior views
greeting cards
graveyards
Granary Burying Ground (Boston, Mass.)
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
Merrymount Press
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Park Street Church (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 two-tone woodcut ; 9 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Miss F.G. Curtis, 1924
Identifier:
198726
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.2750.003