Skip to content

Search Collections

Corner of Warren St. and Palmer St., Roxbury, Mass.

PC001.03.01.TMP.055 (RS326)

Description

A view of the intersection of Warren Street, Washington Street, and Palmer Street in Roxbury, Massachusetts. Various stores line the street, including Charles C. Doten & Co. Provisions at 2234 Washington Street and Ira P. Jefts' Pharmacy at 2224 Washington Street. A large billboard for the real estate and loan business of John F. Newton, Jr. at 27 State Street sits atop Doten's grocery store. To the far left can be seen the girders of the elevated railway, underneath which a trolley car and wagons pass.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1902
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000326
AccessID: 502
Other identifier: HNEDID-000326
GUSN
195181
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.055

Record details

Other People
Doten, Charles C.
Jefts, Ira P.
Newton, John F., Jr.
Other Organizations
Charles C. Doten & Co.
Jefts' Pharmacy
Descriptive Terms
awnings
billboards (site elements)
business (commercial function)
commercial buildings
drugstores
elevated railroads
exterior views
grocery stores
mercantile buildings
public transit
trolley cars
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Palmer Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Warren Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
grocers
street signs
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Geo.: Small: Mass.: Roxbury: Photographs

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments