African Meeting House, ca. 1860

Hawes, Josiah Johnson
1860

Street-level view southwest of the African Meeting House, located on Smith Court at Joy Street. A street light is attached to the facade of the building, which faces north. The facade of a house located at the far west end of Smith Court is visible along the center-right side of the photograph. Built by African artisans for the First African Baptist Church, 1806; site of the founding of the New... read more

This object is in collection:
Boston Streets collections
Subjects
Buildings
Churches
Synagogues
Museums
Dwellings
Houses
Street lights
Massachusetts
Boston (Mass.)
Beacon Hill (Mass.)
Smith Court
First African Baptist Church
Independent Baptist Church
African Methodist Episcopal Church
Anshe Lebawitz Synagogue
Museum of Afro-American History
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/14234
ID: tufts:TBS.VW0001.001007
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