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Mercantile Library, Summer Street, Boston

Item Information

Title:
Mercantile Library, Summer Street, Boston
Description:
This engraving shows a corner view of the Mercantile Library from the street. The street is full of people and carriages.
Engraver:
Andrew, John, 1815-1875
Date:
1856
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
libraries (buildings)
streetscapes
horse-drawn vehicles
Subscription libraries
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Mercantile Library Association (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Public Library
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 newspaper line engraving
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of the Boston Athenaeum, 1918
Identifier:
198785
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.3200.002