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Crossing in Eliot St. at 707 Washington St., west side, Boston, Mass., October 1904

PC017.01.02.03.1220 (RS89917)

Description

The William B. Hunt & Company drugstore is located at 707 Washington Street at the corner of Eliot Street. The drugstore sells Dr. Hoff's German Tar Syrup and theatrical makeup at cut prices. The Eliot rooming house is on the left side of the image.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1904
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: 00001922
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000109
Transit Import ID: 5490
GUSN
214983
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.1220

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
drugstores
exterior views
intersections
public transit
rooming houses
streetcars
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Eliot Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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