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55 Summer Street corner of Chauncy Street, Boston, Mass., March 17, 1912

PC017.01.03.02.0150 (RS91663)

Description

The entrance to Cobb, Bates & Yerxa, groceries, is seen at the Summer and Chauncy Streets intersection. A sign for the Larkin Company, soaps, is on the second floor.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1912-03-17
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00003711
BTC Line Code: D
BTC Plate Number: 0000022D
Transit Import ID: 3292
GUSN
216333
Reference Code
PC017.01.03.02.0150

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
coffee (food, dye)
commercial buildings
exterior views
grocery stores
intersections
public transit
soap (organic material)
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Beverages
Chauncy Street (Boston, Mass.)
Summer Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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