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West side of Washington Street, corner of Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, Mass., Oct. 30, 1899

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.9000.001 (RS1577)

Description

Horse drawn wagons and carriages, next to the trolley tracks, stand in front of the Hotel Alexandra on the west side of Washington Street and the south corner of Massachusetts Avenue. The cart on the left has "Uneeda Biscuit" on the top. The side of the cart reads "National Biscuit Company, Charlestown, Mass."

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1899-10-30
Physical Description
1 photographic print : black-and-white
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 001577
AccessID: 2576
Other identifier: HNEDID-001577
GUSN
196695
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.9000.001

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Other Organizations
National Biscuit Company
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
exterior views
horse-drawn vehicles
hotels (public accommodations)
intersections
streetscapes
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Massachusetts Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
South End (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Charlestown (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Places (Buildings)
Hotel Alexandra (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Geo.: Large: Mass.: Boston: Washington St.[Beyond Dover]: General

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