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East side of Dartmouth Street, near corner of Boylston Street, Boston, Mass., August 6, 1912

PC017.01.01.03.2420 (RS91159)

Description

A tire store can be seen in the near left of the Dartmouth and Boylston Street intersection. Part of the Copley Plaza Hotel can be seen in the distance on the left side of the image. The Boston Public Library is on the right side of the image.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1912-08-06
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00003127
BTC Line Code: B
BTC Plate Number: 0000372B
Transit Import ID: 2707
GUSN
214046
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.03.2420

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
automobiles
commercial buildings
exterior views
hotels (public accommodations)
intersections
libraries (buildings)
public transit
squares (open spaces)
streetscapes
subways
tires
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Copley Square (Boston, Mass.)
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Boston Public Library (Boston, Mass.)
Copley Plaza Hotel (Boston, Mass.)

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