Boylston Street,constructing the incline, looking westerly, sec. 5, Boston, Mass., June 13, 1914

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1914-06-13

GUSN

GUSN-214345

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Description

The subway incline construction site is seen on Boylston Street opposite the Hotel Thorndike and the Boston Trust Company buildings. The Public Garden and Arlington Street Church can be seen on the right.

Details

Descriptive Terms

public transit
streetscapes
construction sites
subways
commercial buildings
churches (buildings)
hotels (public accommodations)
exterior views
public gardens
parks (recreation areas)
gardens
gelatin dry plate negatives

Additional Identification Number

Envelope Number 00003447
BTC Line Code B
BTC Plate Number 0001048B
Transit Import ID 3028

Physical Description

1 gelatin dry plate glass negative

Collection Code

PC017

Collection Name

Boston Transit Archive, 1895-1960s

Date of Acquisition

1986

Reference Code

PC017.01.01.03.5410

Places

Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Boston Transit Commission (Publisher)

Material Type

gelatin dry plate negatives

Subjects

Architectural photography
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Public Garden (Boston, Mass.)

Description Level

Item