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Work in eastern part of Scollay Square at corner of Hanover Street, looking northerly, Boston, Mass., June 2, 1897

PC017.01.06.110.0050 (RS88196)

Description

A streetcar and a horse-drawn vehicle pass each other next to the subway construction site in Scollay Square. Howe's Music Store can be seen at 61 Court Street.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1897-06-02
Date of Acquisition
1986
Physical Description
1 gelatin dry plate glass negative
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Transit Import ID: 8971
GUSN
218464
Reference Code
PC017.01.06.110.0050

Record details

Originator
Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)
Other People
Scollay, William, 1756-1809
Descriptive Terms
construction sites
music
public transit
squares (open spaces)
streetcars
streetscapes
subways
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Court Street (Boston, Mass.)
Hanover Street (Boston, Mass.)
Scollay Square (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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