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Copley Square, Boylston and Dartmouth Streets, looking north, Boston, Mass.

PC017.01.01.03.7110 (RS91608)

Description

Subway construction work is seen at the intersection of Boylston and Dartmouth Streets in Copley Square. The Old South Church can be seen in the image. A construction site building stands on St. James Avenue in the foreground.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00003675
BTC Line Code: B
BTC Plate Number: 0000X009
Transit Import ID: 3256
GUSN
214515
Reference Code
PC017.01.01.03.7110

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
aerial views
churches (buildings)
commercial buildings
construction sites
exterior views
intersections
libraries (buildings)
public libraries (buildings)
public transit
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Copley Square (Boston, Mass.)
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)
St. James 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.)

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