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Looking east on Boylston Street Mall of Common, Boston, Mass., May 2, 1895

PC017.01.01.02.0100 (RS87896)

Description

Onlookers gaze at the subway trench while streetcars pass on Boylston Street.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1895-05-02
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00010
BTC Line Code: TR
BTC Plate Number: 00006
Transit Import ID: 5829
GUSN
212897
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.02.0100

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
commons
exterior views
parks (recreation areas)
public transit
streetcars
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boston Common (Boston, Mass.)
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Boston Common (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [park]

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