Phoenix Row and Main Street in Amherst, 1840

Image

Phoenix_Rox_1840.jpg

Title

Phoenix Row and Main Street in Amherst, 1840

Subject

Amherst (Mass.)

Description

Reproduction of a lithograph of the original Phoenix Row building looking east down Main Street. Building signs include Phoenix Hall Straw Works and D. Mack Jr. and Son. Horse and carts cluster near the buildings, while people stroll the street. On the right side of the image the original Palmer Block building is visible (now the site of Town Hall).

Note: signed H.W.P. del. and J.C. Sharps Press, Boston.

Creator

H. W. P.

Source

Published by J. C. Sharps Press, Boston.

Publisher

Jones Library Special Collections

Date

Circa 1840

Rights

This digital file may be used for educational uses, 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.

Format

image/jpeg

Language

English

Type

Prints

Identifier

Folder: Emily Dickinson - Photos c1830s-1910

Original Format

Lithograph

Physical Dimensions

4 x 6 in.

Citation

H. W. P., “Phoenix Row and Main Street in Amherst, 1840,” Digital Amherst, accessed December 14, 2017, http://www.digitalamherst.org/items/show/785.