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Exterior view of the Old Corner Bookstore before restoration, Washington Street and School Street, Boston, Mass., 1960s

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.8760.002 (RS104168)

Description

The Old Corner Bookstore building is occupied by a pizza shop and surrounded by other commercial buildings in this photograph. An advertisement promotes Second Federal Savings at 19 School Street. A large sign blocking part of the building is for the Boston Five Cents Savings Bank.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1960s
Physical Description
1 photographic print ; 8 x 10 inches
Dimensions
8x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
252214
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.8760.002

Record details

Originator
Cushing, George M. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
bookstores
commercial buildings
exterior views
intersections
restaurants
streetscapes
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Subjects
Architectural photography
Freedom Trail (Boston, Mass.)
School Street (Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Old Corner Book Store (Boston, Mass.)

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