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Sidewalk at south end Boylston Building, 645-657 Washington St., west side, Boston, Mass., November 6, 1904

PC017.01.02.03.1620 (RS90013)

Description

The Boylston Café is seen in the Boylston Building, part of Boylston Square. This entrance faces Washington Street. Beyond the Café is the Continental Clothing Company, corner of Boylston and Washington Street. Across the street is the Oblast Shoe Company.

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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: 00001964
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000149
Transit Import ID: 5533
GUSN
215023
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.1620

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Other Organizations
Continental Clothing (Firm)
Descriptive Terms
clothing stores
commercial buildings
exterior views
public transit
restaurants
shoes (footwear)
sidewalks
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boylston Square (Boston, Mass.)
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Boylston Building (Boston, Mass.)

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