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Concrete sheeting test section at Ames Building, Sec F EBT, Boston, Mass., December 27, 1902

PC017.01.04.01.2480 (RS89280)

Description

The concrete sheeting test is for the East Boston Tunnel of the subway system. The labeled sections in the image read "Sidewall," "Concrete Sheeting," "Back-Wall" and "Foundation of Ames Bldg."

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1902-12-27
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00001254
BTC Line Code: EBT
BTC Plate Number: 00001696
Transit Import ID: 5709
GUSN
217016
Reference Code
PC017.01.04.01.2480

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Other Organizations
Ames family
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
concrete
construction sites
historic buildings
landmark buildings
public transit
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Court Street (Boston, Mass.)
East Boston Tunnel (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Ames Building (Boston, Mass.)

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