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Subway construction, Tremont St., Boston, Mass., facing Park St. Church.

PC017.02.TMP.059 (RS18155)

Description

This photo shows the extensive excavation and construction that went into building the Boston Subway system. Numerous construction workers and a large machine can be seen on scaffolding.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1914-10-15
Physical Description
1 photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: tra00051
AccessID: 2180
Other identifier: HNEDID-tra00051
GUSN
196386
Reference Code
PC017.02.TMP.059

Record details

Other Organizations
Boston (Mass.). Transit Commission
Descriptive Terms
excavation (process)
labor
religious buildings
subways
transit systems
transportation
workers
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Park Street (Boston, Mass.)
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Park Street Church (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
[Scanned from glass plate. BTC envelope 3499.]

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