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Sidewalk 204-208 Washington St., Boston, Mass., May 20, 1905

PC017.01.02.03.2980 (RS89997)

Description

Chipman Brothers, men's furnishings, can be seen on the corner shop with striped awnings. Part of the Devonshire Building can be seen on the left side of the image where the barbershop sign for John J. Vortisch hairdresser is visible.

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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: 00002102
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000295
Transit Import ID: 1681
GUSN
215159
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.2980

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
beauty shops
clothing stores
commercial buildings
exterior views
intersections
men (male humans)
public transit
sidewalks
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
State Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Devonshire Building (Boston, Mass.)

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