Anthenaeum, Providence

Anthenaeum, Providence

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on yellow cardstock; handwritten on verso twice "Anthenaeum"; printed on recto "Providence Views / Leander Baker, Photographer"; unpaved road in foreground, four-wheeled open horse drawn carriage stopped along sidewalk in front of a Greek revival building with two columans out front; surrounded by wrought iron fence and stone arch with drinking fountain built into fence line; Providence Anthenaeum built in 1838 and designed by William Strickland
Object Name
stereograph
date made
mid-late 1800s
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
2012.3033.0622
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0622
subject
Architecture
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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