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Sidewalk 180-184 Washington St., Boston, Mass., May 20, 1905

PC017.01.02.03.2910 (RS89984)

Description

The Wabash Railroad ticket office is next to the A.J. Wilkinson & Company hardware store on Washington Street. The Samuel Adams statue stands in Adams Square in the distance on the left side of the image.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1905-05-20
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00002095
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000288
Transit Import ID: 1674
GUSN
215152
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.2910

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Other People
Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
exterior views
hardware stores
intersections
politicians
public transit
railroads
revolutionaries
sidewalks
squares (open spaces)
statesmen
statues
streetscapes
subways
ticket offices
transportation
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Adams Square (Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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