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Boylston St. sidewalk by Public Garden looking east

PC017.01.01.03.6250 (RS91471)

Description

The Garden Building is at the extreme right side of the image at the intersection of Boylston and Church Streets. Next to the Garden Building is the Hotel Thorndike. Pedestrians walk on the Public Garden side of Boylston Street. A group of pedestrians wait for streetcars to emerge from the tunnel in Boylston Street.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1916-04-22
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00003586
BTC Line Code: B
BTC Plate Number: 0001290B
Transit Import ID: 3167
GUSN
214429
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.03.6250

Record details

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

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