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Copley Square from roof of Boston Public Library, Boston, Mass., July 29, 1914

PC017.01.01.03.5580 (RS91511)

Description

The subway work site can be seen in Copley Square with workers on Boylston Street.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1914-07-29
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00003467
BTC Line Code: B
BTC Plate Number: 0001075B
Transit Import ID: 3048
GUSN
214362
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.03.5580

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
commercial buildings
construction sites
exterior views
hotels (public accommodations)
intersections
libraries (buildings)
public libraries (buildings)
public transit
squares (open spaces)
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boylston 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.)
Copley Plaza Hotel (Boston, Mass.)
Trinity Church (Boston, Mass.)

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