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Brick masons working in front of a building, Lindall Place, Boston, Mass., 1911

PC017.02.021.003 (RS13133)

Description

Brick masons work in front of a Lindall Place building as part of the construction of the Beacon Hill Tunnel in Boston, Massachusetts. People sitting on a stoop watch the work. Braces support the building.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1911
Physical Description
1 photograph
Dimensions
8 1/16x 10 1/16(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Project number: HNE0056
GUSN
190810
Reference Code
PC017.02.021.003

Record details

Originator
Boston (Mass.). Transit Commission (Agency)
Descriptive Terms
braces (supporting elements)
labor
masons (construction workers)
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
African Americans
Beacon Hill Tunnel (Boston, Mass.)
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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