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Stairway building Scollay Square, Boston, Mass., October 1898

PC017.01.01.02.4190 (RS88335)

Description

Streetcar tracks are seen outside the Scollay Square subway station entrance. To the left of the subway station is the Crawford House hotel. Magee furnaces and ranges are advertised on a large sign to the right of the station.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1898
Date Notes
10/00/1898
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00513
BTC Line Code: TR
BTC Plate Number: 01252
Transit Import ID: 6841
GUSN
213306
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.02.4190

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Other People
Scollay, William, 1756-1809
Descriptive Terms
appliances
commercial buildings
exterior views
furnaces (heating components)
hotels (public accommodations)
public transit
squares (open spaces)
streetcars
streetscapes
subway stations
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Scollay Square (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Crawford House (Boston, Mass.)
Physical Access Restrictions
F

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