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Parlor in the House of the Seven Gables, Salem, Mass. D13809

about 1909
Publisher Detroit Publishing Company, Photographer Caroline Osgood Emmerton (American, 1866 - 1942)


Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Offset photomechanical print on card stock

Not On View


Prints and Drawings



Front: Copr. C.O. Emmerton
Back: divided. Used.
“Phostint” Card Made only by Detroit Publishing Co.
Trade Mark - Reg. U.S. Pat. Off.


High School Library, Bridgeport, Conn.


Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2013, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 18, 2013)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder