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Sidewalk at The Arcade, 558 Washington St., Boston, Mass., November 20, 1904

PC017.01.02.03.2390 (RS89893)

Description

The sign in the doorway reads "The Arcade, entrance to Marston's Luncheon for Men and Women." Across the street part of the Adams House hotel can be seen next to the entrance to B.F. Keith's New Theatre. To the right of the theatre is O'Callaghan, a cloak and suit store.

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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: 00002043
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000227
Transit Import ID: 5612
GUSN
215100
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.2390

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
clothing stores
commercial buildings
hotels (public accommodations)
public transit
restaurants
sidewalks
streetscapes
subways
theaters (buildings)
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Adams House (553 Washington St., Boston, Mass.)
Arcade Building (Boston, Mass.)
B.F. Keith's New Theatre (Boston, Mass.)

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