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Old Park Square Station, Boston, Mass., 1873

PC001.01.TMP.489 (RS100083)

Description

Workers stand in front of the construction site for the Boston and Providence Railroad Station in Park Square. Peabody & Stearns designed it and L.F. Liscom was in charge of the construction. The steeple of Arlington Street Church can be seen on the right side of the image.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1873
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1999
Physical Description
1 photographic print : mounted
Inscriptions
Old Park Sq. Station
Boston, Mass.
Built by L.F. Liscom
Dimensions
17.75x 12.25(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Oversize Photograph Number: OVP0489
Credit Line
Gift of Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr., 1999.
GUSN
223137
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.489

Record details

Originator
Peabody & Stearns (Boston, Mass.) (Architect)
Other People
Liscom, L.F. (Lemuel Franklin), 1841-1916
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
exterior views
railroad stations
steeples (building components)
trains (vehicle groupings)
transportation
Material Type
photographic prints
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Park Square (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Arlington Street Church (Boston, Mass.)
Boston and Providence Railroad Station (Boston, Mass.)

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