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Elevated railway removal, Beach St. at Harrison Avenue, Boston, Mass., 19 May 1942

PC017.02.045-2.001 (RS19793)

Description

Pedestrians watch a crane assist in the demolition of the Beach Street elevated railway station.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1942-05-19
Date Notes
19 May 1942
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 001436
AccessID: 2230
Other identifier: HNEDID-001436
GUSN
196436
Reference Code
PC017.02.045-2.001

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Photographer)
Other Organizations
Boston Elevated Railway Company
Descriptive Terms
cranes (equipment)
demolition
elevated railroads
pedestrians
railroad stations
subways
transportation
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Beach Street (Boston, Mass.)
Harrison Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
MBTA: Folder 045.2

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