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Commonwealth Ave at Brighton Ave.

PC017.01.06.010.0010 (RS94276)

Description

A large sign advertises 1940 packard cars with the trolley tracks in the foregound on Commonwealth Avenue.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1940-08-08
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Dimensions
10x 8(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Envelope Number: 00006065
BER Plate Number: 00024807
Transit Import ID: 8497
GUSN
217780
Reference Code
PC017.01.06.010.0010

Record details

Originator
Boston Elevated Railway
Descriptive Terms
intersections
public transit
streetcars
streetscapes
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Brighton Avenue (Allston, Mass.)
Commonwealth Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Allston (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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