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Boylston Street,constructing the incline, looking westerly, sec. 5, Boston, Mass., June 13, 1914

PC017.01.01.03.5410 (RS91460)

Description

The subway incline construction site is seen on Boylston Street opposite the Hotel Thorndike and the Boston Trust Company buildings. The Public Garden and Arlington Street Church can be seen on the right.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1914-06-13
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00003447
BTC Line Code: B
BTC Plate Number: 0001048B
Transit Import ID: 3028
GUSN
214345
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.03.5410

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
commercial buildings
construction sites
exterior views
gardens
hotels (public accommodations)
parks (recreation areas)
public gardens
public transit
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Public Garden (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Arlington Street Church (Boston, Mass.)
Hotel Thorndike (Boston, Mass.)

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