D.R.T. Section 3, pipe trench at Waldeck St. and Park St.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1926-09-27

Location Note

BTC Album No. 43: C-1279

GUSN

GUSN-194943

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Description

A group of workers dig a trench for pipes at the intersection of Waldeck Street and Park Street in a residential area of Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts in connection with the Dorchest Rapid Transit line. Sawhorses are set around the site, and a truck is parked in the middle of the street. A person rides past on a motorcycle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pipes (conduits)
trenches
excavation (process)
workers
houses
residential districts
motorcycles
trucks
dwellings
labor
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID tra00001
AccessID 254
Other identifier HNEDID-tra00001

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Reference Code

PC017.02.TMP.003

Places

Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Record Details

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Other Organizations

Dorchester Rapid Transit
Boston (Mass.). Transit Commission
Boston Elevated Railway Company

Subjects

Waldeck Street (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)
Park Street (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item

Location Note

BTC Album No. 43: C-1279