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Barton Room with statue of Sir Harry Vane, construction of the McKim Building

Barton Room with statue of Sir Harry Vane, construction of the McKim Building

Item Information

Title:
Barton Room with statue of Sir Harry Vane, construction of the McKim Building
Description:
"Copyright 1895 by Charles Pollock, Boston" Partially furnished Barton Room, showing Vane statue next to large wooden globe in stand, center, filled shelves, floor and balcony, library table and chairs behind statue, portion of dome and single lightbulb hanging by cord, left.
Photographer:
Pollock, Charles, 1832-1910
Architect:
McKim, Mead & White
Date:
[ca. 1890–1895]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Photographic print
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Trustees' Library
Series:
Trustees' McKim Construction Photos
Subjects:
Public libraries
Reading rooms
Furnishings
Sculpture
Boston Public Library
Vane, Henry, Sir, 1613-1662
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonBack Bay
Extent:
1 photographic print : silver print
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Notes:
Image from: Public library building Copley Square : photographs of progress of the work Jan. 3, 1890 to completion
Image caption [SPECIAL LIBRARIES AND STATUE SIR HARRY VANE, BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY]
Accession #:
06_03_000254
Call #:
T.R. Cab. 5.4 Vol. 2