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Sidewalk, corner Clarendon, Copley Square, Boston, Mass., January 2, 1913

PC017.01.01.03.3540 (RS91115)

Description

A streetcar runs on Huntington Avenue in front of Trinity Church in Copley Square. Trinity Church is on the left side of the image. In the distance is the Boston Public Library. The spire of the Old South Church is to the right of the Library. Commercial buildings line Boylston Street.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1913-01-02
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00003241
BTC Line Code: B
BTC Plate Number: 0000528B
Transit Import ID: 2821
GUSN
214158
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.03.3540

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
commercial buildings
exterior views
intersections
libraries (buildings)
public transit
sidewalks
squares (open spaces)
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Clarendon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Copley Square (Boston, Mass.)
Huntington Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Boston Public Library (Boston, Mass.)
Old South Church (Boston, Mass.)
Trinity Church (Boston, Mass.)

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