Digital Commonwealth

Old State House as it is, as it was, Boston, Mass., 1876

Item Information

Title:
Old State House as it is, as it was, Boston, Mass., 1876
Description:
The structure is shown from the east side, State Street, in 1876 with many alterations and additions. The building as it was in 1748 is the smaller image. The Massachusetts state seal and the Boston seal are included. If the imageis enlarged it is possible to see the many businesses using it in this time period. The building behind the Old State House is the Sears Building.
Artist:
Loring, George F.
Date:
1876
Format:
Prints
Genre:
prints (visual works)
heliotypes (prints)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
exterior views
historic buildings
capitols
streetscapes
seals (artifacts)
public buildings
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Massacre, 1770
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Old State House (Boston, Mass.)
Sears Building (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 heliotype
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of the Bostonian Society, 1922-02-02
Identifier:
198867
Call #:
GC002.02.014