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Parade crowd at Park Street Station exit, Boston, Mass., September 1940

PC017.01.06.060.0050 (RS96439)

Description

Commercial buildings along Tremont Street are seen from Park Street Station. The crowd is here for the 1940 American Legion National Convention parade.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1940-09
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Transit Import ID: 9442
GUSN
218020
Reference Code
PC017.01.06.060.0050

Record details

Originator
Boston Elevated Railway (Publisher)
Other Organizations
American Legion
Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
exterior views
parades
parks (recreation areas)
pedestrians
public transit
streetscapes
subway stations
subways
veterans
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Boston Common (Boston, Mass.)
Park Street (Boston, Mass.)
Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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