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D.R.T. Section 3, pipe trench at Waldeck St. and Park St.

PC017.02.TMP.003 (RS18061)

Description

A group of workers dig a trench for pipes at the intersection of Waldeck Street and Park Street in a residential area of Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts in connection with the Dorchest Rapid Transit line. Sawhorses are set around the site, and a truck is parked in the middle of the street. A person rides past on a motorcycle.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1926-09-27
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: tra00001
AccessID: 254
Other identifier: HNEDID-tra00001
GUSN
194943
Reference Code
PC017.02.TMP.003

Record details

Other Organizations
Boston (Mass.). Transit Commission
Boston Elevated Railway Company
Dorchester Rapid Transit
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
excavation (process)
houses
labor
motorcycles
pipes (conduits)
residential districts
trenches
trucks
workers
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Park Street (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
Waldeck Street (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
Places
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Location Note
BTC Album No. 43: C-1279

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