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Bird-Sawyer Homestead, 41 Humphreys Street, Dorchester, Mass.

Bird-Sawyer Homestead, 41 Humphreys Street, Dorchester, Mass.

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Title:
Bird-Sawyer Homestead, 41 Humphreys Street, Dorchester, Mass.
Description:
Bird-Sawyer Homestead 1637. 41 Humphreys Street, Dorchester, Mass. The Bird-Sawyer Homestead occupied continuously since 1637 by the Thomas Bird descendants, soldiers and officers of all early wars, officials of Church and Town. Here on the nights of March 3rd and 4th, 1776, during the fortifying of Dorchester Heights was American army headquarters.
Photographer:
Abdalian, Leon H., 1884-1967
Name on Item:
Leon H. Abdalian, Photographer
Date:
[April 19, 1930]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Gelatin silver prints
Location:
Boston Public Library
Arts Department
Collection (local):
Leon Abdalian Collection
Subjects:
Houses
Historic buildings
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonDorchester
41 Humphreys Street, Dorchester, Massachusetts
Extent:
1 photograph : gelatin silver print ; sheet 17 x 22 cm
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Notes (date):
Date supplied by cataloger based on corresponding negative.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger from similar item in collection.
Abdalian identifier no. 1116
Corresponding negative number: 08_01_000146
Accession #:
08_01_A_002457
Identifier:
1116