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Sidewalk at Old South Building, sec.5, 290 Washington St., Boston, Mass., November 20, 1904

PC017.01.02.03.2280 (RS89877)

Description

The William J. Flanagan & Company men's clothing store is on the right side of the image at 290 Washington Street. To the left of Flanagan is the Rock Island System railroad ticket office. Continuing to the left is the C.S. Newcomb men's clothing store on Spring Lane. On the left side of the image is part of the Boston Journal building at the intersection of Washington and Water Streets.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1904-11-20
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00002032
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000216
Transit Import ID: 5601
GUSN
215089
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.2280

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
clothing stores
commercial buildings
exterior views
intersections
men (male humans)
newspapers
public transit
railroads
sidewalks
streetscapes
subways
ticket offices
transportation
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Spring Lane (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Water Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Old South Building (Boston, Mass.)

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