Corner of Warren St. and Palmer St., Roxbury, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Location Note

Geo.: Small: Mass.: Roxbury: Photographs

GUSN

GUSN-195181

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Description

A view of the intersection of Warren Street, Washington Street, and Palmer Street in Roxbury, Massachusetts. Various stores line the street, including Charles C. Doten & Co. Provisions at 2234 Washington Street and Ira P. Jefts' Pharmacy at 2224 Washington Street. A large billboard for the real estate and loan business of John F. Newton, Jr. at 27 State Street sits atop Doten's grocery store. To the far left can be seen the girders of the elevated railway, underneath which a trolley car and wagons pass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mercantile buildings
drugstores
grocery stores
elevated railroads
billboards (site elements)
exterior views
public transit
trolley cars
awnings
commercial buildings
business (commercial function)
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000326
AccessID 502
Other identifier HNEDID-000326

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.03.01.TMP.055

Date Notes

1902

Places

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

Record Details

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Other People

Doten, Charles C.
Jefts, Ira P.
Newton, John F., Jr.

Other Organizations

Charles C. Doten & Co.
Jefts' Pharmacy

Subjects

grocers
Palmer Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
street signs
Warren Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Washington Street (Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Architectural photography

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Geo.: Small: Mass.: Roxbury: Photographs