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Boston pulpit, no. 11, Christ Church, Boston, Rev. William T. Smithett, rector, by Rev. Luther Farnham, Gleason's pictorial drawing-room companion, Boston, Mass., July 2, 1853

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Title:
Boston pulpit, no. 11, Christ Church, Boston, Rev. William T. Smithett, rector, by Rev. Luther Farnham, Gleason's pictorial drawing-room companion, Boston, Mass., July 2, 1853
Description:
An ice wagon, a hand pulled cart and pedestrians pass by the Old North Church on Salem Street. An inset portrait of Rev. William T. Smithett is in the upper right corner, engraved after a daguerreotype by Southworth and Hawes. A couple walks under the awning for the John Alden Groceries store at 164 Hull Street. The article lists the clergymen associated with Christ Church from its founding to Rev. Smithett. The page is from "Gleason's pictorial drawing-room companion," July 2, 1853, vol. 5, no. 1, whole no. 105, page 177.
Author:
Farnham, Luther, 1816-1897
Printer:
Schenck, Seth Crowell, 1793-1863
Publisher:
Gleason's pictorial drawing-room companion
Photographer:
Southworth & Hawes
Date:
1853
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
line engravings (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
exterior views
churches (buildings)
clergy
ice wagons
streetscapes
portraits
Salem Street (Boston, Mass.)
Hull Street (Boston, Mass.)
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
Smithett, William T.
Alden, John, 1599-1687
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonNorth End
Christ Church (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 news line engraving ; 14 1/4 x 11 inches
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Notes:
Gift of Capt. W.B. Clarke, 1922
Identifier:
198735
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.2950.007