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Curb on Tremont Street from Van Rensselaer Place, looking north, Boston, Mass., May 27, 1896

PC017.01.01.02.1040 (RS88124)

Description

A construction site can be seen on the right side of the image. The Pelham Hotel building is on the left at the intersection with Boylston Street. The Touraine Hotel is on the right at the Boylston intersection.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1896-05-27
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00102
BTC Line Code: TR
BTC Plate Number: 00532
Transit Import ID: 5924
GUSN
212991
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.02.1040

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
construction sites
exterior views
hotels (public accommodations)
intersections
public transit
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Van Rensselaer Place (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Hotel Pelham (Boston, Mass.)
Hotel Touraine (Boston, Mass.)

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