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Sidewalk, 580 Washington St., east side, Boston, Mass., November 6, 1904

PC017.01.02.03.1540 (RS89991)

Description

On the near right is the storefront for the Cushing Medical Supply an alcohol purifier business. Further down on the right are the signs for George E. Bemister's piano rooms and the George M. Krey music publishers. The Ginter Grocery Company sign can be seen at 566 Washington Street. The Adams House hotel is across the street.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1904-11-06
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00001955
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000141
Transit Import ID: 5524
GUSN
215015
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.1540

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
grocery stores
hotels (public accommodations)
music
pianos
public transit
sidewalks
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Alcoholic beverages
Architectural photography
Liquor stores
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Adams House (553 Washington St., Boston, Mass.)
Arcade Building (Boston, Mass.)

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