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Pratt Dormitory, Amherst

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Pratt Dormitory, Amherst

ca. 1911
20th century
178 x 234 mm (7 x 9.2 in.)

Paul Strand, American, (1890–1976)

Object Type: photograph
Medium and Support: Platinum print with hand coloring
Edition: This photograph was made early in Strand’s career, when he earned money by taking photographs of college campuses.
Marks: Signed in pencil on mount, lower right: “Paul Strand”; inscribed, lower left: “Pratt Dormitory, Amherst”
Credit Line: Gift of Michael M. Senft, 1983
Accession Number: 1983.12.100

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  • architecture - Art or science of designing and building structures, especially habitable structures, in accordance with principles determined by aesthetic and practical or material considerations. Refers also to the structures created. [November 1994 related term added. October 1990 alternate term added.]
  • Massachusetts - TGN 7007517
  • New England - TGN 7014203 (general region): Refers to several states settled by English colonists, including Connecticut, Maine, Massaschusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. The coastline has many harbors. It is on a broad continental shelf, with forested hills inland. It was inhabited by the 9th mill. BCE; the Algonquians were here when the Europeans settled in early 17th century.
  • Northeastern United States - TGN 4011496 (general region): The term typically refers to New England and the northern Atlantic seaboard, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey.
  • schools - Individual buildings or groups of buildings designed or used as places of instruction. [June 1998 lead-in terms added, "educational building", "building, educational", "school building", "building, school", "educational facility", "facility, educ

  • image Dimensions: 178 x 234 mm (7 x 9.2 in.)

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