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South side of Beach St. near corner of Atlantic Ave., Boston, Mass., March 15, 1901

PC009.207.009 (RS158691)

Description

Exteriror view of commercial buildings on Beach St. near the corner of Atlantic Ave., such as P. J. Haggerty Co. Wines & Liquors and John H. Kearns Dealer in Cigars & Tobacco. Billboards and signs on the buildings advertise The United States Hotel 2 blocks around the corner, and The Roessle Brewery Premium Lager. Two shop keepers stand in the doorways.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1901-03-15
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Physical Description
1 black and white copy negative of page from cyanotype album
Dimensions
4x 6(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Component
Additional Identification Number
negative number: 1688
GUSN
268183
Reference Code
PC009.207.009

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Beach Street
advertisements
awnings
billboards (site elements)
business districts
cigar stores
commercial buildings
exterior views
hotels (public accommodations)
shopkeepers
streetcars
tobacco (material)
Material Type
black-and-white negatives
Subjects
Atlantic Avenue (Boston, Mass.)
Beach Street (Boston, Mass.)
Liquor stores
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Photograph albums: album 207 Boston Real Estate

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