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Ruins of the great fire in Boston, Nov. 9th and 10th

Title
Ruins of the great fire in Boston, Nov. 9th and 10th [graphic] / by John P. Soule.
Author
Soule, John P.
Publication
1872

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Additional Authors
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Description
30 stereographs (photoprints) : albumen, b&w; 88x177mm.
Summary
Boston after the fire of 1872: general and street views showing rubble, ruined buildings, walls left standing, some propped up with lumber, men surveying the damage, window frames, smoke rising, soldiers patrolling, ghostly trolley running down ruined street; streets include Congress, Franklin, Kilby, Milk, Otis, Pearl, Summer, Washington; view of the new post office, the ruins of Trinity Church, a carpet store, Old South Church and the Transcript building. Some views duplicated.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Albumen photoprints.
  • Stereographs.
  • Photoprints.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F299
Author
Soule, John P., photographer.
Title
Ruins of the great fire in Boston, Nov. 9th and 10th [graphic] / by John P. Soule.
Imprint
1872
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at division indicated.
Cite As:
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
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Added Author
Robert Dennis Collection of Stereoscopic Views.
Research Call Number
MFY Dennis Coll 90-F299
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