Boat race on the Charles River

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Title

Boat race on the Charles River

Subject

Magazine illustrations
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894

Description

This illustration was printed in the edition of Ballou’s pictorial for June 20th and depicts the finish of a race of club boats on the Charles at Western Avenue a few days earlier. Holmes “who is very partial to this manly exercise” is shown rowing in the lower left-hand corner.

Abstract

Illustration from Ballou's pictorial showing a boat race on the Charles

Creator

Unknown

Date Created

1857

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Networked Resource available online here. Ballou's pictorial, 1857 June 20

Format

image

Extent

1 illustration

Type

still image

Identifier

DigID0002120

Provenance

Reproduced from an original purchased for the collections of the Boston Medical Library, 1928

Files

http://stage.collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/file_upload/0002120_dref.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “Boat race on the Charles River,” OnView, accessed April 15, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6257.