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Transit workers digging in front of a building, Lindall Place Boston, Mass., Nov. 11, 1911

PC017.02.021.002 (RS13132)

Description

This photograph shows the progress made by transit workers digging in front of a Lindall Place building as part of the construction of the Beacon Hill Tunnel in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1911-11-11
Physical Description
1 photograph
Dimensions
8 1/16x 10 1/16(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Project number: HNE0055
GUSN
190809
Reference Code
PC017.02.021.002

Record details

Originator
Boston (Mass.). Transit Commission (Agency)
Descriptive Terms
construction (assembling)
labor
workers
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
African American men
Lindall Place (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Notes
Included in the Boston African Americana Project.
Location Note
Library and Archives: Boston Transit Commission: Photographic Prints: F21

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