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Pipes in Boylston St. at Washington St., Boston, Mass., February 26, 1905

PC017.01.02.03.5270 (RS90296)

Description

A trench holding pipes is lined with onlookers on Boylston Street. To the right is the Boylston Building housing the Continental Clothing Company and the Boylston Café. The Washburn Department Store is in the middle of the image. A lamp post advertises the Boylston Café.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1905-02-26
Date Notes
02/26/05
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00002405
BTC Line Code: WD
BTC Plate Number: 00000W44
Transit Import ID: 1986
GUSN
215388
Reference Code
PC017.01.02.03.5270

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
clothing stores
commercial buildings
construction sites
department stores
exterior views
intersections
public transit
restaurants
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Boylston Building (Boston, Mass.)

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