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Southeast side of Chauncy Street, corner of Summer Street, Boston, Mass., July 15, 1912

PC017.01.03.02.0870 (RS91804)

Description

Men in boaters and women in white cross the street in front of the Cobb, Bates & Yerxa grocery store. The Larkin Company, soap manufacturer, is on the second floor. An automobile is parked on Summer Street. A sign for A.W. Jones, millinery, can be seen at 56 Summer Street.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1912-07-15
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00003784
BTC Line Code: D
BTC Plate Number: 0000195D
Transit Import ID: 3366
GUSN
216405
Reference Code
PC017.01.03.02.0870

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
coffee (food, dye)
commercial buildings
exterior views
grocery stores
intersections
milliners
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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