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Old State House, Boston, 1880

Item Information

Title:
Old State House, Boston, 1880
Description:
This etching presents the eastern side of the Old State House and adjacent buildings. The Sears Building is behind the Old State House. The First National Bank Building is to the left of the Old State House. The item is signed in the lower left corner "S.L.S." The stamp below the left side of the image reads "The Iconographic Society A.D. 1898."
Artist:
Smith, Sidney Lawton, 1845-1929
Publisher:
Iconographic Society (Boston, Mass.)
Date:
1880
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
etchings (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
exterior views
public buildings
capitols
streetscapes
intersections
historic buildings
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Massacre, 1770
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Old State House (Boston, Mass.)
Sears Building (Boston, Mass.)
First National Bank Building (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 etching
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of William Sumner Appleton, October 30, 1922.
Identifier:
198805
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.3100.008