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West side of Commercial St. near corner of Hanover St., Boston, Mass., Dec. 7, 1900.

PC009.207.010 (RS158692)

Description

Exterior view of businesses on Commercial street including number 426, T. G. Daley & Co. Wines & Liquors, and the next door barber shop. Billboards and signs on the building advertise Van Nostrand's P. B. Ales, Pfaff's Lager Beer, Black Ostrich Whiskey, and Smoke Electric America's best 10 cent cigar. The barber shop advertises haircuts at 15 cents and shaves at 5 cents. A sign also states board and lodging is available by the day or week.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Physical Description
1 black-and-white negative of a page from a cyanotype album.
Dimensions
4x 6(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Component
Additional Identification Number
negative number: 1595
GUSN
268189
Reference Code
PC009.207.010

Record details

Descriptive Terms
Commercial Street
T. G. Daley & Co Wines & Liquor
advertisements
advertising
barbershops
billboards (site elements)
breweries
business districts
lodging houses
Material Type
black-and-white negatives
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
album # 207

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