Subway construction, Tremont St., Boston, Mass., facing Park St. Church.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1914-10-15

Location Note

[Scanned from glass plate. BTC envelope 3499.]

GUSN

GUSN-196386

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Description

This photo shows the extensive excavation and construction that went into building the Boston Subway system. Numerous construction workers and a large machine can be seen on scaffolding.

Details

Descriptive Terms

transit systems
excavation (process)
subways
workers
religious buildings
transportation
labor
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID tra00051
AccessID 2180
Other identifier HNEDID-tra00051

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Reference Code

PC017.02.TMP.059

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Other Organizations

Boston (Mass.). Transit Commission

Subjects

Tremont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Park Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item

Location Note

[Scanned from glass plate. BTC envelope 3499.]