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Boston and its environs = und seine Umbegungen = et ses environs, Fr. Goth, 1850-1859

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Title:
Boston and its environs = und seine Umbegungen = et ses environs, Fr. Goth, 1850-1859
Description:
In the central scene Boston can be seen from Donald McKay's shipyard in East Boston surrounded by 12 small views of various historic sites: Bunker Hill Monument, Boston & Maine Depot, Revere House, Hancock House, Boston Common, City Hall, Custom House, Old State House, Tremont Row, Park Street Church, State House and Fitchburg Depot. It is engraved by J. Poppel, Munich, Bavaria. C.D. Andrews is the printer. It is designed and published by Fr. Goth.
Publisher:
Goth, Fr.
Engraver:
Poppel, Johann
Printer:
Andrews, Charles D.
Date:
1850–1859
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
engravings (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
public buildings
historic monuments
churches (buildings)
shipbuilding
historic buildings
exterior views
capitols
railroad stations
shipyards
Boston Common (Boston, Mass.)
Tremont Row (Boston, Mass.)
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
McKay, Donald, 1810-1880
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonEast Boston
Bunker Hill Monument (Boston, Mass.)
John Hancock House (Boston, Mass.)
Old City Hall (Boston, Mass.)
Custom House (Boston, Mass.)
Old State House (Boston, Mass.)
Park Street Church (Boston, Mass.)
Fitchburg Railroad Depot (Boston, Mass.)
Boston & Maine Railroad Station (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 engraving ; 14 3/4 x 18 inches
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Notes:
Gift of the Misses Cummings, 1929.
Identifier:
198848
Call #:
GC002.02.001