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Sidewalk north side Thompson's Spa, 219 Washington St., Boston, Mass., March 10, 1907

PC017.01.02.03.4180 (RS90281)

Description

"Delicious cold and hot drinks" are advertised at Thompson's Spa a temperance bar that grew into a chain restaurant business.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1907-03-10
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00002247
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000440
Transit Import ID: 1829
GUSN
215279
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.4180

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
bars (commercial buildings)
commercial buildings
exterior views
public transit
restaurants
sidewalks
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Beverages
Temperance
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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