Essential Architecture- Boston

Boston City Hall

architect

A. Gilman and G. Bryant

location

Boston, MA

date

1861-65 (S:1862)

style

Second Empire

construction

Stone

type

Government
 
  a: Boston City Hall, Boston, MA, 1861-65 (S:1862) (A. Gilman and G. Bryant), forecourt and facade, from an old postcard (J. Howe).
 
  z: Boston City Hall, Boston, MA, 1861-65 (S:1862) (A. Gilman and G. Bryant), panoramic photo, E. Chickering & Co., 1903, Panoramic Photograph Collection (pan 6a06421), Library of Congress.
   
  b: Boston City Hall, Boston, MA, 1861-65 (S:1862) (A. Gilman and G. Bryant), view, photo c. 1906, Detroit Publishing Co., Library of Congress.
   
  c: Boston City Hall, Boston, MA, 1861-65 (S:1862) (A. Gilman and G. Bryant), view, photo 1978, J. Cohen.
 

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