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Collection Burleigh Collection
Object Number 01.1143
Object Name Drawing
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Description Cosmian Hall
Charles C. Burleigh, Jr. (1848-1882)

Lithograph of Cosmian Hall in Florence, Massachusetts. Signed at lower right corner: "C.C. Burleigh, Jr.".

Cosmian Hall was dedicated in 1874 by the Free Congregational Society of Florence as a building for its Sunday services, Sunday School and social gatherings as well as for general public meetings for the village of Florence. Charles C. Burleigh, Jr. painted frescoes in the interior of the building. His father, Charles C. Burleigh, Sr. was the first resident speaker of the Free Congregational Society from 1863-1873.
Search Terms Cosmain Hall
Free Congregational Society of Florence
People Burleigh, Charles C., Jr.
Image Location 001\01.1143.JPG