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Sidewalk no.646 Washington St., Boston, Mass., October 1904

PC017.01.02.03.1080 (RS89885)

Description

Construction work for the subway is next to the sidewalk. To the right of the clock is the storefront for John H. Pray & Sons, a rug and carpet dealer. The awning for Brigham's Hotel and Restaurant can be seen.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1904-10
Date Notes
10/00/1904
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00001907
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000095
Transit Import ID: 5475
GUSN
214969
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.1080

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Other Organizations
John H. Pray & Sons Company
Descriptive Terms
carpets
commercial buildings
construction sites
exterior views
floor coverings
hotels (public accommodations)
public transit
rugs
sidewalks
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Brigham's Hotel (Boston, Mass.)

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