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Gaining Ground : Landmaking in Boston's West End

SC001.1999.077.266.003 (RS13038)

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Collection Name
Old-Time New England
Collection Code
SC001
Dates
1999
Date Notes
Volume 77, Number 266 (Spring/Summer 1999)
Abstract
Enlarging the narrow Shawmut Peninsula to create the residential district called Back Bay is Boston's best-known topographical creation. But land was repeatedly made in the West End as well for wharves, less fashionable dwellings, and the city's necessary institutions--a hospital, a jail, and an almshouse.
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Collection Type
Serials
Description Level
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Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 524
GUSN
170018
Reference Code
SC001.1999.077.266.003

Record details

Originator
Nancy S. Seasholes (Author)
Publisher
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Publisher Series
Old Time New England
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1999). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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