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Light wells, Natural History Museum, Boylston St., Boston, Mass., January 15, 1913

PC017.01.01.03.4010 (RS91185)

Description

Light wells in the Natural History Museum are seen in the image. Beyond the Museum the M.I.T. Rogers Building faces on to Boylston Street. Part of the Hotel Brunswick can be seen on the left side of the image.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1913-01-15
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00003288
BTC Line Code: B
BTC Plate Number: 0000579B
Transit Import ID: 2868
GUSN
214205
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.03.4010

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Other People
Preston, Jonathan, 1801-1888
Preston, William Gibbons, 1842-1910
Rogers, William Barton, 1804-1882
Other Organizations
Boston Society of Natural History
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
New England Museum of Natural History
Descriptive Terms
exterior views
hotels (public accommodations)
light wells
public transit
science museums (buildings)
streetscapes
subways
university and college buildings
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Hotel Brunswick (Boston, Mass.)
Museum of Natural History (Boston, Mass.)
Rogers Building (491 Boylston Street, Boston, Mass.)

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