[Miscellaneous Sites in Brookline, Massachusetts] [glass negative]: view from the Sears family home, showing construction of the parish house for the Second Unitarian Society on the left, the S. S. Pierce Building at Coolidge Corner in the right distance, and in the far left distance the Etsy mansion on top of Aspinwall Hill
Sears, Thomas Warren 1880-1966
1 glass negative: b&w ; 5 x 7 in
United States of America, Massachusetts, Norfolk County, Brookline
[between 1900 and 1901]
The image appears to have been taken from an upstairs window or the roof of the Sears family home at 2 Charles Street (now 1269 Beacon Street). The Second Unitarian Society formed in 1896 and initially met in the Sears Chapel on Colchester Street. They constructed this building o Sewall Avenue, near Charles Street, and began holding services there in early 1902.