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Horses and carriages in front of Columbia Road Stables, 525-527 Columbia Rd. at Hancock St., Dorchester, Mass.

PC001.02.01.USMA.0790.0040.002 (RS169)

Description

Three broughams and one landau stand in front of the Columbia Road Stables at 525-527 Columbia Road in Uphams Corner, Dorchester. Coach drivers wearing livery and top hats sit atop their carriages. Large signs advertise the stables and its "horse clipping by electric power" services.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1880s-1900s
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000169
AccessID: 248
Other identifier: HNEDID-000169
GUSN
194937
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0790.0040.002

Record details

Originator
Holloway (photographer)
Other Organizations
Columbia Road Stables
Descriptive Terms
broughams
carriage lamps
exterior views
flags
landaus (four-wheeled carriages)
livery (uniforms)
stables (animal housing)
street lighting luminaires
top hats
transportation
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Columbia Road (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
Hancock Street (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
coach drivers
horses (animals)
horses -- grooming
overhead electric lines
Places
Uphams Corner (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Mass.: Dorchester: Modern: Mounted

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