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Buena Vista, Buena Vista St., Roxbury, Mass.

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Title:
Buena Vista, Buena Vista St., Roxbury, Mass.
Description:
An exterior view of Buena Vista, the mansion of Isaac Fenno and his wife Almira Blake Fenno on Buena Vista Street (also known as Buena Vista Avenue) in Roxbury, Massachusetts. The three-story Queen Anne home has several turreted towers and a side porch with balcony. The stable can be seen behind the house on the left. Isaac Fenno was a pioneer clothier in the ready-made clothing field. After he died, his wife, who had studied art and was an art collector, remarried in 1907 to FĂ©lix Albert Gendrot, who was an artist and art teacher.
Photographer:
Gendrot, Felix A.
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
PC001: General photographic collection
Subjects:
stables (animal housing)
Queen Anne Style
mansions
exterior views
Buena Vista Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Walnut Avenue (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Warren Avenue (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography
Fenno, John
Fenno, Mrs. Isaac
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonRoxbury
Isaac Fenno House (Roxbury, Mass.)
Extent:
1 photograph
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Identifier:
195196
Call #:
PC001.02.01.USMA.2540.0290.002