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Washington Street north from Clark's Hotel, Boston, Mass., October 12, 1903

PC017.01.99.4050 (RS93157)

Description

Streetcars, horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians fill Washington Street in the image. Adams House hotel is on the left side of the image and just beyond it a sign for the Boston Theatre can be seen. A portion of the sign for B.F. Keith's New Theatre can be seen above the Boston Theatre sign.

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Details

Collection Name
Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s
Collection Code
PC017
Dates
1903-10-12
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: 00004911
BER Plate Number: 003468.5
Transit Import ID: 7340
GUSN
220824
Reference Code
PC017.01.99.4050

Record details

Originator
Boston Elevated Railway (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
aerial views
hotels (public accommodations)
public transit
streetcars
streetscapes
theaters (buildings)
Material Type
gelatin dry plate negatives
Subjects
Architectural photography
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Adams House (553 Washington St., Boston, Mass.)
B.F. Keith's New Theatre (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Theatre (Washington Street, Boston, Mass.)
Clark's Hotel (Boston, Mass.)

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