Amherst College grandstand on Pratt Field

Image

lov0079_1.jpg

Title

Amherst College grandstand on Pratt Field

Subject

Amherst (Mass.)

Description

The proposal for Pratt Field and grandstand, located on Northampton Road, was initiated, and the cost met, in 1890 by Frederic B. Pratt of the class of 1887. The grandstand was built in 1891 and had a seating capacity of around four hundred. It also contained bathrooms, dressing rooms, and other conveniences for the athletic teams.

Creator

Lovell, John L., 1825-1903

Publisher

Jones Library Special Collections

Date

Circa 1891

Rights

This digital file may be used for educational purposes, as long as it is not altered in any way. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the digital files from the Jones Library.

Relation

Is part of the John Lovell Photograph Collection. Jones Library Special Collections

Format

image/jpeg

Language

English

Type

Photographs

Identifier

LOV0079

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

3.9 x 5.9 in.

Condition

good

Citation

Lovell, John L., 1825-1903, “Amherst College grandstand on Pratt Field,” Digital Amherst, accessed December 17, 2017, http://www.digitalamherst.org/items/show/168.