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Sidewalk and doorway 194 Washington St., sec.7, Boston, Mass., undated

PC017.01.02.03.4710 (RS90436)

Description

The stairs and doorway are the Washington Street entrance into the Devonshire Building. The Standish Shoe store and the John J. Vortisch hairdresser shop are at ground level. Steamship and railroad companies have office space in the Devonshire Building.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00002320
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000504
Transit Import ID: 1901
GUSN
215332
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.4710

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
beauty shops
commercial buildings
doorways
exterior views
public transit
railroads
shoes (footwear)
sidewalks
steamships
streetscapes
subways
transportation
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Devonshire Building (Boston, Mass.)

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