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View of West Street looking towards Boston Common, Boston, Mass., ca. 1875

PC001.01.TMP.088 (RS87692)

Description

Storefronts, pedestrians, and street traffic are seen on West Street looking toward the Boston Common.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
ca. 1875
Physical Description
1 photographic print
Inscriptions
Verso of mount: West Street looking towards Boston Common Boston, Massachusetts identified by Robert Severy 1/15/1980
Dimensions
13x 10.125(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
OVP Photo Database Number: 123
OVP Number: OVP0088
GUSN
202335
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.088

Record details

Descriptive Terms
awnings
business (commercial function)
commercial buildings
commons
exterior views
façades
fences
parks (recreation areas)
pedestrians
storefronts
streetscapes
Material Type
gelatin silver prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
West Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Boston Common (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [park]
Physical Access Restrictions
Oxidative-reductive deterioration; bottom corners of mount cut off; paper torn from recto of mount.

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