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Boston Streets and Real Estate

Description

Photographs of Boston streets, primarily around Washington Street, taken in preparation for construction of the Orange Line in Charlestown and Boston. Several hundred fantastic quality cyanotypes.

Cyanotypes, 11x15"

1899-1900

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1899-1900
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 11 x 15 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 207
GUSN
193773
Reference Code
PC009.207

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Boston, Mass
Charlestown, Mass
Subway
Washington Street, Boston, Mass
streetscapes
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
cyanotypes (photographic prints)
photograph albums
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Charlestown (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Notes
Album box housed in main album collection stacks has photocopies of originals. Original cyanotypes are filed in FireKing drawer #3.
Location Note
FireKing drawer #3, photo album # 207

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