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Boston, Mass., bridge and Scarboro' Pond, Franklin Park

PC001.03.01.TMP.071 (RS460)

Description

A picture postcard shows a view of Scarboro (also Scarborough) Pond and bridge in Franklin Park in Boston. Named after an early settler of the area, construction of the pond was completed in July 1894. Shepley, Rutan and Coolidge designed the stone arch bridge.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1912
Physical Description
1 postcard
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000460
AccessID: 685
Other identifier: HNEDID-000460
Postcard number: 3
GUSN
195343
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.071

Record details

Originator
Mason Bros. & Co. (publisher)
Other People
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903
Other Organizations
Shepley, Rutan, and Coolidge
Descriptive Terms
arch bridges
artificial
parks (recreation areas)
ponds (water)
Material Type
photographs
photomechanical prints
picture postcards
Subjects
Emerald Necklace (Boston, Mass.)
Franklin Park (Boston, Mass.)
Scarboro Pond (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Location Note
Geo.: Small: Mass.: Roxbury: Franklin Park: Postcards

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