Some steelwork in Haymarket Square, sec.10, Boston, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1896-11-13

GUSN

GUSN-213056

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Description

Subway construction in Haymarket Square is in the foreground of the image. On the right is Webster Cook & Company, furniture, at 90 Canal Street. A large sign advertises Ayer's pills.

Details

Descriptive Terms

public transit
construction sites
subways
streetscapes
intersections
exterior views
commercial buildings
furniture
squares (open spaces)
gelatin dry plate negatives

Additional Identification Number

Envelope Number 00167
BTC Line Code TR
BTC Plate Number 00662
Transit Import ID 5989

Physical Description

1 gelatin dry plate glass negative

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

PC017.01.01.02.1690

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)

Material Type

gelatin dry plate negatives

Subjects

Architectural photography
Haymarket Square (Boston, Mass.)
Canal Street (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item