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Exterior view of the Old Corner Bookstore, Washington Street, Boston, Mass., 1885-1890

PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.8760.004 (RS104170)

Description

The Baltimore Dairy Lunch and other businesses occupy the Old Corner Bookstore building in this image. On the left side of the image a painted advertisement reads "Dine at Crosby's 19 School Street."

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1885-1890
Physical Description
1 photographic print ; 7 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches
Dimensions
7 1/4x 8 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Elizabeth L. Bartol, 14 August 1916.
GUSN
252217
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0340.8760.004

Record details

Originator
Halliday Historic Photograph Co. (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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