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Goat train, Boston Common, with Soldiers and Sailors Monument

PC001.04.01.USMA.0170.0370.001 (RS18336)

Description

A crowd of people watch as the goat train passes along a path below the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument on Flagstaff Hill on Boston Common. Six rams pull the little wagon on which riders could travel aound the Common.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
07 June 1882
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000181
AccessID: 288
Other identifier: HNEDID-000181
GUSN
194977
Reference Code
PC001.04.01.USMA.0170.0370.001

Record details

Originator
Evans & Soule (photographer)
Other People
Milmore, Martin, 1844-1883
Descriptive Terms
events
goat
parks (recreation areas)
rams (animals)
war memorials
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
United States -- history -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- monuments
crowds
goat cart rides
outdoor recreation
Places
Boston Common (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [park]
Flagstaff Hill (Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [peak]
Places (Buildings)
Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Stereo views: Mass.: Boston: Boston Common: Soldiers Monument

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